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08AMMAN663
2008-03-02 12:14:00
UNCLASSIFIED
Embassy Amman
Cable title:  

DEMARCHE DELIVERED ON POSSIBLE UNSC RESOLUTION

Tags:   PBTS  PREL  KCRM  UN  UNSC  IMO  XA  XW  SO  JO 
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DE RUEHAM #0663 0621214
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 021214Z MAR 08
FM AMEMBASSY AMMAN
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 1938
INFO RUCNDT/USMISSION USUN NEW YORK 0025
						
					
UNCLAS AMMAN 000663

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR AF/E, AF/RSA, IO/UNP, EEB/TRA/OTP, OES/OA,
L, NEA/ELA

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PBTS PREL KCRM UN UNSC IMO XA XW SO JO
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED ON POSSIBLE UNSC RESOLUTION
REGARDING SOMALI COAST PIRACY

REF: STATE 18101

(SBU) Poloff met on February 27 with the Jordanian Foreign
Ministry's International Organizations Deputy Director Hussam
al-Husseini to deliver reftel demarche regarding the USG
desire to build momentum for possible UN Security Council
action to address the problem of piracy and armed robbery
against ships sailing in the waters off the coast of Somalia.
Husseini was interested to learn that piracy off the Somali
coast had reached proportions requiring UNSC attention, and
requested further details on the problem. Post will request
via email information from appropriate Department offices for
passage to the GOJ.

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