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E.O. 12958: N/A TAGS: PREL, PGOV, IS, IR, AF, PK, RO SUBJECT: Romanian Reaction to January Foreign Affairs Council Demarche
Ref: January Fac Instructions/Talking Points from Intellipedia
1. POLOFF delivered Ref. non-paper January 20 to Cristian Olimid, Director, EU External Relations. POLOFF verbally delivered USG views on Yemen. Olimid was appreciative of both perspectives and believed that U.S.-Romanian policy was closely aligned. In addition to the above, Olimid indicated that Romania will be looking to discuss policy vis-`-vis Moldova on the margins of the January Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) meeting.