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Title: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: SOMALIA - DESIGNATION OF

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08SANJOSE2592008-04-04 20:59:00 2011-08-30 01:44:00 SECRET Embassy San Jose
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TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 9577
INFO RUEHZA/WHA CENTRAL AMERICAN COLLECTIVE IMMEDIATE
S E C R E T SAN JOSE 000259 
 
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SIPDIS 
 
DEPARTMENT FOR WHA/CEN, S/CT TDROZDENKO AND AF/E NGAREY 
 
E.O. 12958: DECL: 04/03/2017 
TAGS: PTER ASEC PREL PGOV KCRM SO BG RS CH XA CS
SUBJECT: DEMARCHE DELIVERED: SOMALIA - DESIGNATION OF 
AL-SHABAAB AS AN FTO 
 
REF: STATE 30472 
 
Classified By: ADCM David Henifin for reasons 1.4 (d) 
 
 ¶1. (S) On April 1 we notified Carlos Cordero Madrigal, 
Director of Disarmament and Terrorism Section of the MFA of 
the USG decision to designate Al-Shabaab as a Foreign 
Terrorist Organization (FTO) and as a Specially Designated 
Global Terrorist. We provided Cordero with the identifiers 
for Al-Shabaab and made him aware of the consequences of 
these designations, per reftel. 
 
¶2. (S) Cordero informed us that the GOCR condemns these 
terrorist organizations, in accordance with the GOCR policy 
on human rights. 
BRENNAN