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Water export update

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>Date: Thu, 7 May 1998 07:21:13 -0400
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>From: John Jackson <jjackson@pop.web.net>
>Subject: Water export update
>Allegra, thanks for putting the update on the GLIN.  I just want to point
>out that i am now past-president of GLU.
>On May 6, Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister sent a letter to Madeleine
>Albright asking the U.S. to agree to a reference to the IJC on this matter.
>The IJC is to be asked to make recommendations by October 1998 on the
>consumption, diversion and export of boundary waters.
>The Canadian Environmental Law Association sent a letter to Axworthy
>yesterday objecting to the reference to the IJC.  CELA points out that the
>IJC has already made recommendations in these areas and the governments
>have ignored them.