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DOS Cable re: Letter Received from Theo van Boven Concerning Human Rights and Freedoms when Pursuing Anti-Terror Policies

June 30, 2004 | DOS | ACLU-RDI 3726
This State Department cable is from the U.S. Mission to Geneva to Washington with the contents of a letter sent by Theo van Boven in his capacity as Chairperson of the 11th meeting of Special Rapporteurs/Representatives. The correspondence is to express concern of human rights and freedoms in the effort to address terrorists and to combat terrorism and to ensure that they are consistent with international human rights standards.