Viewing cable 05PANAMA1576
Title: PANAMA CONFIRMS HIGH-LEVEL ATTENDANCE TO 60TH UNGA

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05PANAMA15762005-07-27 16:56:00 2011-08-30 01:44:00 UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY Embassy Panama
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UNCLAS PANAMA 001576 
 
SIPDIS 
 
SENSITIVE 
 
DEPARTMENT FOR WHA/CEN, WHA/PPC AND IO/UNP (HARRIS) 
USUN FOR POL 
NSC FOR WILLIAMS-MANIGAULT 
 
E.O. 12958: N/A 
TAGS: OTRA OVIP KSEP PREL PM UNGA POLITICS FOREIGN POLICY
SUBJECT: PANAMA CONFIRMS HIGH-LEVEL ATTENDANCE TO 60TH UNGA 
 
REF: STATE 128566 
 
¶1. (U) This cable is an interim report on GOP attendance to 
the High-Level Event (HLE) and the 60th UNGA General Debate. 
GOP officials will provide Embassy with additional 
information after the first week of August. 
 
¶2. (SBU) GOP delegation is as follows: 
 
¶A. Head of State: 
 
--Martin Torrijos, President of the Republic of Panama 
--Arrives in New York September 4 on personal travel and will 
attend General Debate; must confirm attendance at HLE 
--Spouse: First Lady Vivian Torrijos will accompany President 
Torrijos on travel 
 
¶B. Head of Government: N/A 
 
¶C. Foreign Minister: 
 
--Samuel Lewis Navarro, First Vice President and Foreign 
Minister 
--Arrives in New York September 4 on personal travel; must 
confirm attendance at General Debate 
--Spouse: Ana Gretel Lewis will accompany Foreign Minister 
Lewis on travel 
 
¶D. Other VIP's: 
 
--Luis Melo, President's aide 
--Arrives in New York September 4 on personal travel; must 
confirm attendance at General Debate 
 
--Guido Fuentes, Foreign Minister's aide 
--Arrives in New York September 4 on personal travel; must 
confirm attendance at General Debate 
 
¶E. Foreign Ministry Official responsible for IO affairs: 
 
--Javier Bonagas, MFA Director of the Office of International 
Organizations and Commissions 
--Director Bonagas has not confirmed travel to New York, but 
may be part of GOP delegation 
 
¶3. (SBU) GOP has not yet requested appointments with senior 
USG officials or confirmed need for interpretation in bilats. 
 
¶4. (U) Embassy will follow-up with GOP after the first week 
of August and forward updates to Department. 
 
DANILOWICZ