Viewing cable 06WELLINGTON892
Title: NEW ZEALAND SUPPORTS U.S. CANDIDATE FOR INTERNATIONAL LAW

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06WELLINGTON8922006-11-14 00:59:00 2011-08-30 01:44:00 UNCLASSIFIED Embassy Wellington
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STATE FOR EAP/ANP - DRICCI 
 
E.O. 12958: N/A 
TAGS: PREL UNGA NZ
SUBJECT:  NEW ZEALAND SUPPORTS U.S. CANDIDATE FOR INTERNATIONAL LAW 
COMMISSION 
 
REF:  A.) Wellington 734; B.) State 137429 
 
¶1.  Embassy is in receipt of a diplomatic note from the New Zealand 
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) informing us that they 
have decided to support the candidature of Michael Matheson for the 
International Law Commission.  The text of the note follows. 
 
¶2.  Begin text: 
 
"The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade presents its compliments 
to the Embassy of the United States of America and has the honour to 
advise that the New Zealand Government has decided to support the 
candidature of Mr. Michael Matheson for re-election as one of the 34 
experts of the International Law Commission at the elections 
scheduled for 16 November 2006 at UNGA 61 in New York. 
 
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade takes this opportunity to 
renew to the Embassy of the United States of America the assurances 
of its highest consideration." 
 
McCormick