Viewing cable 08ATHENS224
Title: MGKV01: GREECE/KOSOVO: DEMARCHE DELIVERED ON U.S.

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08ATHENS2242008-02-19 15:31:00 2011-08-30 01:44:00 CONFIDENTIAL Embassy Athens
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E.O. 12958: DECL: 02/18/2018 
TAGS: PREL UN UNMIK PGOV YI EU KVIR GR
SUBJECT: MGKV01: GREECE/KOSOVO: DEMARCHE DELIVERED ON U.S. 
DECISION TO RECOGNIZE KOSOVO 
 
REF: STATE 16319 
 
Classified By: DCM Tom Countryman for reasons 1.4 (b) and (d) 
 
(C) Deputy Chief of Mission Thomas Countryman delivered 
reftel demarche to MFA Secretary General Agathocles, February 
¶19.  Agathocles expressed appreciation for the points, but 
had no substantive reply.  MFA sources confirmed that he 
Greek position remains that it has "taken no decision" on 
recognition of an independent osovo.  FM Bakoyannis has 
instructed the MFA Balkan and EU departments to be supportive 
of NATO and EU activities in Kosovo, but to demur when asked 
about recognition. 
SPECKHARD