TERRORISM FINANCE COORDINATION OFFICER (TFCO) AT EMBASSY THE HAGUE

Identifier: 
06THEHAGUE2423

C O N F I D E N T I A L THE HAGUE 002423

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EUR/UBI, EUR/ERA, EUR/PGI, EB/ESC/TFS,
S/CT (PHILL), INL/C/CP (SPETERSON), IO/PSC (JSANDAGE)
TREASURY/OFAC

E.O. 12958: DECL: 11/08/2016
TAGS: KVPR, EFIN, ETTC, PREL, PTER, KTFN, NL
SUBJECT: TERRORISM FINANCE COORDINATION OFFICER (TFCO) AT
EMBASSY THE HAGUE

REF: A. STATE 181096

B. THE HAGUE 02707

Classified By: CLASSIFIED BY CHARGE SARAH SOLBERG, FOR REASONS 1.4(B) A
ND (D)

1. (U) The following is provided in response to ref A,
paragraphs 8 and 9.

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TFCO Representatives and Coordination
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2. (C) Embassy The Hague's TFCO is DCM Chat Blakeman (MGT
Counselor Sarah Solberg is currently serving as A/DCM):
blakemanec@state.gov; tel: 31-70-310-2317; and fax:
31-70-310-2322.

3. (C) The Deputy TFCO responsible for day-to-day action and
reporting is Economic Officer Jason (Jay) Heung:
heungj2@state.gov; tel: 31-70-310-2339; fax: 31-70-310-2348.

4. (C) See ref B for details on Embassy The Hague's
coordination efforts with other Embassy sections, with the
GONL, and for suggestions on how to improve coordination
among TFCOs and appropriate State and Treasury offices.

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Outreach and Training Efforts
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5. (SBU) Post has used visits, including most recently the
November visit of S/CT and Treasury Terrorist Finance and
Financial Crime officials, as opportunities to engage with
Dutch officials on the issue of combating terrorist financing
and to highlight and advance U.S.-Dutch efforts in this area.

6. (SBU) Post's Deputy TFCO will take the March 2007 session
of FSI training on combating terrorist financing.
ARNALL