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E.O. 12958: N/A TAGS: PREL, EAID, ECON, RO SUBJECT: Romania: GOR Supports IDLO Candidate
REF. A) Bucharest 776, B) State 115214
1. (SBU) As a follow-up to reftels, PolCouns spoke with MFA Director for UN Affairs Cosmin Boiangiu on November 24 to reiterate U.S. support for AmCit candidate Thomas McInerney as IDLO DG. After consulting with senior MFA leadership, Boiangiu reported that the GOR had in fact decided to support McInerney over the Italian candidate.