Viewing cable 04ABUJA647
Title: SUDAN: NIGERIA AGREES TO DEPLOYMENT OF VMT

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04ABUJA6472004-04-15 13:43:00 2011-08-30 01:44:00 CONFIDENTIAL Embassy Abuja
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C O N F I D E N T I A L ABUJA 000647 
 
SIPDIS 
 
E.O 12598: DECL: 04/15/2014 
TAGS: PGOV PREL PREF MARR SU NI
SUBJECT: SUDAN: NIGERIA AGREES TO DEPLOYMENT OF VMT 
MONITORS TO DARFUR 
 
REF: (A) KHARTOUM 383 
     (B) GALINDO E-MAIL (4/14/2004) 
 
CLASSIFIED BY CDA RICK L. ROBERTS FOR REASONS 1.5 (B) AND 
(D). 
 
¶1.  (C) April 15, per request from Embassy Khartoum (REF B) 
CDA raised the African Union's request to re-assign 
monitors from the VMT to Darfur with Minister of Foreign 
Affairs Adeniji and MFA Undersecretary for Regions and 
International Organizations Amb. Ashiru.  The MFA had not 
yet been informed of the request made by the AU to the 
Nigerian Embassy in Addis Ababa (REF B), however, Ashiru 
said the GON would support the reassignment of its officers 
from the VMT to Darfur and would work to expedite their 
deployment in time for the April 21 preparatory meeting in 
Addis Ababa. 
ROBERTS