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UNCLAS KINGSTON 000948
1. (U) Per reftel, Charg???? delivered demarche on upcoming UNGA
rights resolutions on Iran and Burma. As directed, the Government
of Jamaica (GOJ) was solicited to vote "no" on "no action" motions
and "yes" on substantive resolutions highlighting human rights
abuses in these countries. Demarche was delivered to Ambassador
Evadne Coye, Permanent Secretary of the GOJ's Ministry of Foreign
Affairs and Foreign Trade, on the afternoon of November 13.
2. (U) Ambassador Coye confirmed that GOJ would vote "no" on the
"no action" motions and was undecided on their vote on the
substantive resolutions. No further action necessary; Post will
report any further response from GOJ.