UNCLAS GUATEMALA 002869
DEPARTMENT FOR S/WCI, IO/UNP, AND L/UNA
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KJUS KAWC PHUM GT UNGA
SUBJECT: GUATEMALA OFFERS EXCHANGE OF SUPPORT FOR U.S.
CANDIDATE TO ICTY
REF: A. STATE 238931
Â¶B. GUATEMALA 2637
Â¶C. STATE 214865
Â¶1. (U) This is an action request, see paragraph 3.
Â¶2. (SBU) On November 12, the Guatemalan Foreign Ministry
informed us that Guatemala is willing to support the
candidacy of Judge Theodor Meron for reelection to the
International Criminal Tribunal for Yugoslavia provided that
the USG supports the candidacy of Guatemala for the Executive
Board of UNICEF in elections that will take place in May 2005.
Â¶3. (U) Request Department provide language to respond to the