Viewing cable 06BANGKOK2157
Title: THAILAND: UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL (UNHRC)

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06BANGKOK21572006-04-12 09:56:00 2011-08-30 01:44:00 UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY Embassy Bangkok
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UNCLAS BANGKOK 002157 
 
SIPDIS 
 
SENSITIVE 
 
E.O. 12958: N/A 
TAGS: KUNR OPDC PHUM PREL TH UNGA
SUBJECT: THAILAND:  UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL (UNHRC) 
 
REF: STATE 56707 
 
 ¶1.  (U)  Per reftel, poloff delivered points on UN Human 
Rights Council and message from Secretary Rice for RTG 
Foreign Minister Kanthati to RTG Ministry of Foreign Affairs 
Department of International Organizations Social Division 
Director Dusit Manapan on April 12. 
 
¶2.  (SBU)  Director Dusit that he would pass the message to 
the Foreign Minister's office.  He told poloff that Thailand 
supports the various UN resolutions on human rights and 
strives to comply with their measures in its policies.  Dusit 
added that Thailand shares U.S. sentiments on supporting the 
UN's mission to promote and protect human rights worldwide. 
 
¶3.  (SBU)  Dusit also told poloff that by day's end the RTG 
should have reached a decision on whether to formally 
announce its candidacy for membership in the UN Human Rights 
Council and said that he would keep Embassy apprised. 
BOYCE