147984 4/1/2008 6:48 08BUCHAREST253 Embassy Bucharest CONFIDENTIAL 08STATE30793 VZCZCXYZ0000 OO RUEHWEB DE RUEHBM #0253 0920648 ZNY CCCCC ZZH O 010648Z APR 08 FM AMEMBASSY BUCHAREST TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 8114 INFO RHFISS/EUCOM POLAD VAIHINGEN GE IMMEDIATE RHMFISS/HQ USEUCOM VAIHINGEN GE IMMEDIATE RUEKJCS/JOINT STAFF WASHINGTON DC IMMEDIATE RHEHNSC/NSC WASHDC IMMEDIATE RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASHINGTON DC IMMEDIATE RHMFISS/USDAO BUCHAREST RO IMMEDIATE C O N F I D E N T I A L BUCHAREST 000253
E.O. 12958: DECL: 04/01/2018 TAGS: KTIA, MCAP, NATO, PREL, RO SUBJECT: NATO SUMMIT 2008: ROMANIA CONCURS ON U.S. AIR SUPPORT DIPNOTE
REF: STATE 30793
Classified By: Political Counselor Ted Tanoue; Reasons 1.4(b) and (d).
1. (C) Mission received at 22:40, March 31, the following Note Verbale registering the GOR's concurrence to reftel diplomatic note regarding U.S. Air Force support for the period of the NATO Summit in Bucharest.
2. (C) Begin Text:
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania presents its compliments to the Embassy of the United States of America to Bucharest and, with reference to the latter's verbal note no. 074 of March 26, 2008 regarding the temporary deployment of the US Forces for the provision of security against airborne threats during the Bucharest NATO Summit 2008, has the honor to confirm that the Romanian side shares the understandings expressed in the said verbal note, the treaties in force between the two States as well as the agreed Technical Arrangement setting the legal grounds for the fulfillment of the aerial security operations.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania avails itself of this opportunity to renew to the Embassy of the United States the assurances of its highest consideration.
(stamped/initialed) Bucharest, March 31, 2008
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