A WikiLeaks Cable shows Belize meeting with Hamas.
|06BELIZE272||2006-03-24 12:34||UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY||Embassy Belmopan|
VZCZCXYZ0013 OO RUEHWEBDE RUEHBE #0272 0831234 ZNR UUUUU ZZH O 241234Z MAR 06 FM AMEMBASSY BELIZE TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 9840 INFO RUEHME/AMEMBASSY MEXICO 2489 RUEHLB/AMEMBASSY BEIRUT 0032
UNCLAS BELIZE 000272 SIPDIS SENSITIVE SIPDIS DEPT FOR WHA/CEN - JASON MACK E.O. 12958: N/A TAGS: PREL BH SUBJECT: BELIZE: MESSAGE ON HOST COUNTRY MEETINGS WITH HAMAS REF: STATE 27174 ¶1. (SBU) Per reftel PolOff delivered demarche to Ministry of Foreign Affairs, U.S. Desk Officer Gianni Avila with a copy of enclosed unclassified statement. ¶2. (SBU) Avila stated that MFA had no comment at this time. ------- Comment ------- ¶3. (SBU) Annually, during September National Day celebrations, Prime Minister Said Musa receives the Palestinian Ambassador designated to Belize, who is stationed in Mexico City. However, Musa does not make public appearances with, nor publish photographs of himself and the Palestinian designate. For at least the last several years, at the request of the Prime Minister, the Honorary Lebanese Consul Sarkis Abu-Nera hosts the Palestinian Ambassador. MOSS
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