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09RIYADH1521
2009-11-15 13:14:00
UNCLASSIFIED
Embassy Riyadh
Cable title:  

FOLLOW UP DEMARCHE FOR INTERNATIONAL MARITIME

Tags:   PREL  PGOV  SA  IO 
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DE RUEHRH #1521 3191314
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 151314Z NOV 09
FM AMEMBASSY RIYADH
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 1921
INFO RUEHLO/AMEMBASSY LONDON PRIORITY 2949
RULSJGA/COMDT COGARD WASHDC PRIORITY
						
					
UNCLAS RIYADH 001521

SIPDIS

IO/T FOR THOMAS A. JOHNSON, LONDON FOR EST - J. WHITTLESEY,
USCG FOR CG-52 AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PGOV SA IO
SUBJECT: FOLLOW UP DEMARCHE FOR INTERNATIONAL MARITIME
ORGANIZATION VOTE

REF: A. SECSTATE 98012

B. RIYADH 1361

(U) Poloff contacted Abdullah Al-Sheikh, the SAG
representative to the IMO, to follow up on ref A demarche
requesting Saudi support for U.S. re-election to the
International Maritime Organization (IMO) Council on November

15. Al-Sheikh said that the SAG would support the U.S.
candidacy for election to Class 'A' within the council if the
U.S. would support the SAG candidacy for Class 'C'.
SMITH