C O N F I D E N T I A L RIGA 000786
E.O. 12958: DECL: 12/07/2018
TAGS: PARM KNNP MNUC IAEA TRGY LG
SUBJECT: LATVIA NOTES U.S. CONCERNS OVER SYRIA'S TECHNICAL
REF: SECSTATE 127578
Classified By: CDA Bruce Rogers for reason 1.4(b)
(C) Poloff delivered reftel demarche to Ieva Jirgenson, the
acting head of the MFA's Arms Proliferation Department.
Although Jirgenson stated she was not aware of Syrian
project, the GOL agrees that Syria must abide by IAEA
requirements. Jirgenson committed to passing our concerns to
the Latvian Embassy in Vienna.