Viewing cable 05PANAMA2095
Title: PANAMA SENDS OBSERVERS TO HAITIAN ELECTIONS

IdentifierCreatedReleasedClassificationOrigin
05PANAMA20952005-10-18 22:30:00 2011-08-30 01:44:00 UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY Embassy Panama
This record is a partial extract of the original cable. The full text of the original cable is not available.
UNCLAS PANAMA 002095 
 
SIPDIS 
 
SENSITIVE 
 
DEPARTMENT FOR WHA/CEN 
 
E.O. 12958: N/A 
TAGS: EAID PREL PM HA POLITICS FOREIGN POLICY
SUBJECT: PANAMA SENDS OBSERVERS TO HAITIAN ELECTIONS 
 
REF: STATE 157629 
 
(SBU)  Panama sent three Electoral Tribunal magistrates, 
magistrate president Eduardo Valdes Escoffrey, magistrate 
Dennis Allen Frias and magistrate Erasmo Pinilla Castillero, 
to observe October local elections in Haiti as part of the 
mission organized by International Committee of Elections 
Canada.  GOP has coordinated its participation with Elections 
Canada.  Valdes, Frias and Pinilla will also observe the 
November national elections and run-off elections as part of 
the Elections Canada mission.  In addition, Electoral 
Tribunal District Director Juan Barranco was selected by 
Elections Canada to form part of a ten-member technical team 
that supports Haiti's Provisional Electoral Council. 
Barranco will remain in Port au Prince from September 3, 2005 
to February 2006, when the elections process is expected to 
be completed.  Embassy will report any updates to the 
Department. 
 
EATON