DE RUEHAM #2572 1021414
ZNY CCCCC ZZH
O 121414Z APR 06
FM AMEMBASSY AMMAN
TO SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 9526
C O N F I D E N T I A L AMMAN 002572
E.O. 12958: DECL: 04/11/2015 TAGS: PARM PREL PHSA KNNP MNUC EWWT KN JO SUBJECT: NORTH KOREAN FLAGS OF CONVENIENCE DEMARCHE DELIVERED
REF: STATE 50422
Classified By: Classified By: DCM Daniel Rubinstein for reasons 1.4 (B) and (D).
1. (C) Poloff delivered reftel demarche April 10 to Jamal Al-Shamayleh, deputy chief of the Foreign Ministry's International Organizations Department. Shamayleh said that he would notify Foreign Minister Khatib and Minister of Transportation Saud Nseirat of our position regarding any Jordanian owned vessels operating under the North Korean flag.
2. (SBU) Post also delivered a diplomatic note with points drawn from reftel to Ministry of Transportation Secretary General Amer Hadadi. HALE