Part III

 
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Federal Register: December 22, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 246)

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Part III

Department of State

Office of the Chief of Protocol; Gifts to Federal Employees From

Foreign Government Sources Reported to Employing Agencies in Calendar

Year 2007; Notice

Page 78468

DEPARTMENT OF STATE

Public Notice 6456

Office of the Chief of Protocol; Gifts to Federal Employees From

Foreign Government Sources Reported to Employing Agencies in Calendar

Year 2007

AGENCY: Department of State.

ACTION: Notice.

SUMMARY: The Department of State submits the following comprehensive listing of the statements which, as required by law, Federal employees filed with their employing agencies during calendar year 2007 concerning gifts received from foreign government sources. The compilation includes reports of both tangible gifts and gifts of travel or travel expenses of more than minimal value, as defined by statute.

Also included are gifts received in previous years including 2 gifts in 2002, 5 gifts in 2005 and 17 gifts in 2006. These latter gifts and expenses are being reported in 2007 as the Office of the Chief of

Protocol, Department of State, did not receive the relevant information to include them in earlier reports.

Publication of this listing in the Federal Register is required by

Section 7342(f) of Title 5, United States Code, as added by Section 515(a)(1) of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 1978

(Pub. L. 95-105, August 17, 1977, 91 Stat. 865).

DATES: Effective December 22, 2008.

Dated: December 5, 2008.

Patrick F. Kennedy,

Under Secretary for Management, Department of State.

Agency: Executive Office of the President

Report of tangible gifts

Gift, date of acceptance

Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

Government, estimated

Identity of foreign

Circumstances

Government

value, and current

donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

President.......................... Household Item (3):

His Majesty Sultan Haji Non-acceptance would crystal bowl, brown and Hassanal Bolkiah

cause embarrassment to copper quilt, and 4x 6Sultan and Yang Di-

Government. sterling silver frame.

Pertuan of Brunei

Rec'd--11-Jan-07; Est.

Darussalam.

Value--$420.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Books, hardcover (2):

His Majesty Sultan Haji Non-acceptance would

``Stayed Tuned,'' by

Hassanal Bolkiah

cause embarrassment to

Joe Garner and ``1,001

Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, donor and U.S.

Reasons to Love

Sultan and Yang Di-

Government.

America,'' by Hubert

Pertuan of Brunei

Pedroli and Mary

Darussalam.

Tiegreen. Rec'd--11-Jan- 07; Est. Value--$55.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... CD: ``Jazz for Quiet

His Majesty Sultan Haji Non-acceptance would

Moments,'' by Greg

Hassanal Bolkiah

cause embarrassment to

Howard. Rec'd--11-Jan-

Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--$15.00; Sultan and Yang Di-

Government.

Location--Archives

Pertuan of Brunei

Foreign.

Darussalam.

President.......................... Consumables: assorted

His Majesty Sultan Haji Non-acceptance would chocolates, candies,

Hassanal Bolkiah

cause embarrassment to nuts, and snacks.

Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, donor and U.S.

Rec'd--11-Jan-07; Est.

Sultan and Yang Di-

Government.

Value--$481.00;

Pertuan of Brunei

Location--Handled

Darussalam.

Pursuant to Secret

Service Policy.

President.......................... Household Item: silver

His Majesty Sultan Haji Non-acceptance would metal box with 4 small

Hassanal Bolkiah

cause embarrassment to silver containers and

Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, donor and U.S. silver utensil held in

Sultan and Yang Di-

Government. glass case. Rec'd--8-

Pertuan of Brunei

Sep-07; Est. Value--

Darussalam.

$400.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item (2):

His Excellency Elias

Non-acceptance would

Rosenthal candleholders Antonio Saca Gonzalez, cause embarrassment to with El Salvador

President of the

donor and U.S.

Presidential Seal.

Republic of El Salvador. Government.

Rec'd--26-Feb-07; Est.

Value--$196.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: leather His Excellency Elias

Non-acceptance would jewelry box with El

Antonio Saca Gonzalez, cause embarrassment to

Salvador seal. Rec'd--

President of the

donor and U.S. 26-Feb-07; Est. Value-- Republic of El Salvador. Government.

$150.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork: colorful

His Excellency Elias

Non-acceptance would painting of a bull;

Antonio Saca Gonzalez, cause embarrassment to held in gold frame.

President of the

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--28-Nov-07; Est.

Republic of El Salvador. Government.

Value--$500.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: silver

His Majesty King

Non-acceptance would mosaic box with tree

Abdullah II bin Al

cause embarrassment to and grapes on center

Hussein, King of the

donor and U.S. surrounded by Mother of Hashemite Kingdom of

Government.

Pearl; lined with wood. Jordan.

Rec'd--4-Mar-07; Est.

Value-- $1,400.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

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President.......................... Household Item: ornate

His Excellency Bertie

Non-acceptance would

Waterford crystal

Ahern, Prime Minister

cause embarrassment to footed bowl with

of Ireland.

donor and U.S. scalloped border and

Government. etched words of presentation. Rec'd--16-

Mar-07; Est. Value--

$350.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Consumables: live

His Excellency Bertie

Non-acceptance would

Shamrocks. Rec'd--16-

Ahern, Prime Minister

cause embarrassment to

Mar-07; Est. Value--

of Ireland.

donor and U.S.

$5.00; Location--

Government.

Handled Pursuant to

Secret Service Policy.

President.......................... Book, hardcover: ``Sir

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would

Edmund Hillary: An

Helen Clark, Prime

cause embarrassment to

Extraordinary Life,''

Minister of New Zealand. donor and U.S. by Alexa Johnston.

Government.

Rec'd--20-Mar-07; Est.

Value--$124.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Clothing: black

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would

Icebreaker merino wool

Helen Clark, Prime

cause embarrassment to peacoat. Rec'd--20-Mar- Minister of New Zealand. donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Government.

$250.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Athletic Equipment (2): The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would

Possum Leather True

Helen Clark, Prime

cause embarrassment to

Grip Golf Gloves.

Minister of New Zealand. donor and U.S.

Rec'd--20-Mar-07; Est.

Government.

Value--$42.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Book, hardcover: ``The

Their Majesties King

Non-acceptance would

Mosaics of Jordan,'' by Abdullah II bin Al

cause embarrassment to

Michele Piccirillo.

Hussein and Queen Rania donor and U.S.

Rec'd--4-Mar-07; Est.

Al Abdullah of Jordan.

Government.

Value--$424.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item (9):

Their Majesties King

Non-acceptance would

Mother of Pearl picture Abdullah II bin Al

cause embarrassment to frame, four vases,

Hussein and Queen Rania donor and U.S. three wind chimes, and

Al Abdullah of Jordan.

Government. a candle holder; held in leather box. Rec'd-- 26-Dec-07; Est. Value--

$425.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Desk Accessory: silver

Their Majesties King

Non-acceptance would and enamel Conway

Abdullah II bin Al

cause embarrassment to

Stewart ink pen with

Hussein and Queen Rania donor and U.S. maroon, gold, and olive Al Abdullah of Jordan.

Government. green mosaic design.

Rec'd--24-Jul-07; Est.

Value--$850.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Medallion: gold

His Excellency Valdas

Non-acceptance would ornamental piece with

Adamkus, President of

cause embarrassment to the state emblem of

the Republic of

donor and U.S.

Lithuania (Vytis: The

Lithuania.

Government.

White Knight) surrounded by ornate gold horses; mounted on a flat amber stone.

Rec'd--12-Feb-07; Est.

Value--$350.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: deep

His Excellency Jose

Non-acceptance would blue porcelain and

Manuel Durao Barroso,

cause embarrassment to silver bowl. Rec'd--8-

President of the

donor and U.S.

Jan-07; Est. Value--

Commission of the

Government.

$500.00; Location--

European Communities.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: sterling His Excellency Jose

Non-acceptance would silver checker board

Manuel Durao Barroso,

cause embarrassment to cut out tray with EU

President of the

donor and U.S. symbol, designed by

Commission of the

Government.

Cleto Munari. Rec'd--29- European Communities.

Apr-07; Est. Value--

$350.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: blue

His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would lapis lazuli bowl.

Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--5-Aug-07; Est.

the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S.

Value--$3,860.00;

Afghanistan.

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

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President.......................... Clothing: black and gold His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would traditional Afghan vest Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to with white ties. Rec'd-- the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S. 5-Aug-07; Est. Value--

Afghanistan.

Government.

$35.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Clothing: white

His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would traditional Afghan

Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to pants suit. Rec'd--5-

the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S.

Aug-07; Est. Value--

Afghanistan.

Government.

$135.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Religious Item: hand-

His Excellency Zoran

Non-acceptance would painted icon of St.

Jolevski, Ambassador

cause embarrassment to

Paul; held in a wooden

Extraordinary and

donor and U.S. frame. Rec'd--23-Jul-

Plenipotentiary of the

Government. 07; Est. Value--

Republic of Macedonia.

$2,500.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Consumables: 4.4 pound

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would box of Charbonnel et

James Gordon Brown,

cause embarrassment to

Walker chocolates.

M.P., Prime Minister of donor and U.S.

Rec'd--29-Jul-07; Est. the United Kingdom.

Government.

Value--$222.00;

Location--Handled

Pursuant to Secret

Service Policy.

President.......................... Book, hardcover:

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would

``Churchill: The

James Gordon Brown,

cause embarrassment to

Unexpected Hero,'' by

M.P., Prime Minister of donor and U.S.

Paul Addison, inscribed the United Kingdom.

Government. by donor. Rec'd--29-Jul- 07; Est. Value--$25.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: green,

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would beige, and red plaid

James Gordon Brown,

cause embarrassment to lambswool blanket.

M.P., Prime Minister of donor and U.S.

Rec'd--29-Jul-07; Est. the United Kingdom.

Government.

Value--$95.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Religious Item: pink

Abdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Non-acceptance would pearl prayer beads with Al Saud, Custodian of

cause embarrassment to attached diamond

the Two Holy Mosques,

donor and U.S. pendant. Rec'd--31-Jul- King of the Kingdom of

Government. 07; Est. Value--

Saudi Arabia.

$3,500.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: sterling His Excellency Nicolas

Non-acceptance would silver and finished

Sarkozy, President of

cause embarrassment to wood Hermes tray.

the French Republic.

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--11-Aug-07; Est.

Government.

Value--$350.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork: bronze statue

His Excellency Nicolas

Non-acceptance would of a horse; held in a

Sarkozy, President of

cause embarrassment to blue leather box.

the French Republic.

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--6-Nov-07; Est.

Government.

Value--$5,000.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Consumables: assortment His Excellency Sheikh

Non-acceptance would of chocolates, fruits,

Hamad bin Jassim bin

cause embarrassment to and cookies; held in

Jabir Al Thani, Prime

donor and U.S. large tin. Rec'd--26-

Minister of the State

Government.

Dec-07; Est. Value--

of Qatar.

$932.00; Location--

Handled Pursuant to

Secret Service Policy.

President.......................... Household Item: small

His Excellency Sheikh

Non-acceptance would green dish. Rec'd--26-

Hamad bin Jassim bin

cause embarrassment to

Dec-07; Est. Value--

Jabir Al Thani, Prime

donor and U.S.

$23.00; Location--

Minister of the State

Government.

Archives Foreign.

of Qatar.

President.......................... Consumables (17): boxes His Excellency Saqr

Non-acceptance would of an assortment of

Ghobash Saeed Ghobash

cause embarrassment to candies, fruits,

and Mrs. Fatima Salem, donor and U.S. chocolates, and holiday Ambassador

Government. popcorn. Rec'd--14-Dec- Extraordinary and 07; Est. Value--

Plenipotentiary, United

$303.00; Location--

Arab Emirates.

Handled Pursuant to

Secret Service Policy.

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President.......................... Household Item (2): Gold His Excellency Saqr

Non-acceptance would

Aves pattern plate, by

Ghobash Saeed Ghobash

cause embarrassment to

Royal Crown Derby.

and Mrs. Fatima Salem, donor and U.S.

Rec'd--14-Dec-07; Est.

Ambassador

Government.

Value--$300.00;

Extraordinary and

Location--Recipient

Plenipotentiary, United purchased item from the Arab Emirates.

General Services

Administration.

President.......................... Holiday Item: gold-tone His Excellency Saqr

Non-acceptance would beaded snowflake

Ghobash Saeed Ghobash

cause embarrassment to

Christmas ornament.

and Mrs. Fatima Salem, donor and U.S.

Rec'd--14-Dec-07; Est.

Ambassador

Government.

Value--$30.00;

Extraordinary and

Location--Archives

Plenipotentiary, United

Foreign.

Arab Emirates.

President.......................... Household (4): cream

His Excellency Saqr

Non-acceptance would colored napkins with

Ghobash Saeed Ghobash

cause embarrassment to gold trim and beaded

and Mrs. Fatima Salem, donor and U.S. napkin holders. Rec'd-- Ambassador

Government. 14-Dec-07; Est. Value-- Extraordinary and

$192.00; Location--

Plenipotentiary, United

Archives Foreign.

Arab Emirates.

President.......................... Holiday Item: gold-tone His Excellency Saqr

Non-acceptance would

Christmas tree with

Ghobash Saeed Ghobash

cause embarrassment to crystal d[eacute]cor.

and Mrs. Fatima Salem, donor and U.S.

Rec'd--14-Dec-07; Est.

Ambassador

Government.

Value--$175.00;

Extraordinary and

Location--Archives

Plenipotentiary, United

Foreign.

Arab Emirates.

President.......................... Holiday Item: gold-tone His Excellency Saqr

Non-acceptance would papier-mache Santa

Ghobash Saeed Ghobash

cause embarrassment to covered in glitter, by and Mrs. Fatima Salem, donor and U.S.

Ino Schaller. Rec'd--14- Ambassador

Government.

Dec-07; Est. Value--

Extraordinary and

$345.00; Location--

Plenipotentiary, United

Archives Foreign.

Arab Emirates.

President.......................... Accessory: tan Vicuna

His Excellency Alan

Non-acceptance would scarf with fringe; held Garcia Perez, President cause embarrassment to in wooden box;

of the Republic of Peru. donor and U.S. engraved. Rec'd--14-Dec-

Government. 07; Est. Value--

$972.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item:

His Excellency Giorgio

Non-acceptance would decorative porcelain

Napolitano, President

cause embarrassment to bowl with hand-painted of the Italian Republic. donor and U.S. floral designs, by

Government.

Richard Ginori; held in box. Rec'd--11-Dec-07;

Est. Value--$1,127.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: rock

His Excellency Giorgio

Non-acceptance would crystal ashtray. Rec'd-- Napolitano, President

cause embarrassment to 9-Jun-07; Est. Value-- of the Italian Republic. donor and U.S.

$425.00; Location--

Government.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Collectable: gold

His Excellency Yang

Non-acceptance would replica of the Temple

Jiechi, Minister of

cause embarrassment to of Heaven accented with Foreign Affairs of the donor and U.S. multicolored Swarovski

People's Republic of

Government. crystals with 5

China. figurines of the 2008

Olympic Mascots; held in brown leather box with leather portfolio holding certificates of authenticity. Rec'd--28-

Nov-07; Est. Value--

$3,000.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Collectable:

His Excellency Yang

Non-acceptance would

Commemorative Gold and

Jiechi, Minister of

cause embarrassment to

Silver Badge with the

Foreign Affairs of the donor and U.S.

Beijing 2008 Olympic

People's Republic of

Government.

Games Mascots. Rec'd--

China. 27-Sep-07; Est. Value--

$398.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork (2): abstract

His Excellency Ehud

Non-acceptance would paintings of nature, by Olmert, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to

Mrs. Olmert. Rec'd--26- of Israel.

donor and U.S.

Nov-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$3,000.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork: bronze molding His Excellency Joseph

Non-acceptance would of a man dancing; held

Kabila, President of

cause embarrassment to in a gold-tone frame.

the Democratic Republic donor and U.S.

Rec'd--26-Oct-07; Est. of the Congo.

Government.

Value--$1,200.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

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President.......................... Artwork: silver statue

His Excellency N.

Non-acceptance would of a Morin Khur;

Enkhbayar, President of cause embarrassment to engraved; held in

Mongolia.

donor and U.S. wooden box. Rec'd--22-

Government.

Oct-07; Est. Value--

$400.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Clothing: royal blue

His Excellency N.

Non-acceptance would cashmere jacket. Rec'd-- Enkhbayar, President of cause embarrassment to 22-Oct-07; Est. Value-- Mongolia.

donor and U.S.

$414.00; Location--

Government.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Book, hardcover (in

His Excellency N.

Non-acceptance would

Mongolian): ``Great

Enkhbayar, President of cause embarrassment to

Mongolian State.''

Mongolia.

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--22-Oct-07; Est.

Government.

Value--$89.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: burgundy His Excellency

Non-acceptance would rug with blue, green,

Gurbanguly

cause embarrassment to orange, and cream

Berdimuhammedov,

donor and U.S. accents. Rec'd--26-Sep- President of

Government. 07; Est. Value--

Turkmenistan.

$1,896.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Book, hardcover (3):

The Honorable Saad

Non-acceptance would

``Mount Lebanon,'' by

Hariri, Member of the

cause embarrassment to

Col. Charles Henry

National Assembly of

donor and U.S.

Churchill; Volumes I-

Lebanon.

Government.

III; held in an engraved leather box.

Rec'd--4-Oct-07; Est.

Value--$5,760.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Consumable: assortment

His Excellency Jalal

Non-acceptance would of nut pastries. Rec'd-- Talabani, President of cause embarrassment to 1-Oct-07; Est. Value-- the Republic of Iraq.

donor and U.S.

$25.00; Location--

Government.

Handled Pursuant to

Secret Service Policy.

President.......................... Artwork: silver-tone

His Excellency Jalal

Non-acceptance would statue of Hammurabi's

Talabani, President of cause embarrassment to

Code of Laws; held in

the Republic of Iraq.

donor and U.S. plexiglass box. Rec'd--

Government. 1-Oct-07; Est. Value--

$350.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item:

His Excellency Jalal

Non-acceptance would multicolor inlaid

Talabani, President of cause embarrassment to wooden box. Rec'd--1-

the Republic of Iraq.

donor and U.S.

Oct-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$125.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Consumables (3): gift

The Honorable John

Non-acceptance would basket with mixed

Howard, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to fruit, a bottle of

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S.

Springleaf iced tea,

Government. and a bottle of Desert

Pearls Non-Alcoholic

Cabernet. Rec'd--9-Sep- 07; Est. Value--$67.00;

Location--Handled

Pursuant to Secret

Service Policy.

President.......................... Accessory: black

The Honorable John

Non-acceptance would messenger bag printed

Howard, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to with ``ABAC, Third ABAC Minister of Australia. donor and U.S.

Meeting, September

Government. 2007, Sydney,

Australia.'' Rec'd--9-

Sep-07; Est. Value--

$35.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Clothing: brown and blue The Honorable John

Non-acceptance would

APEC Driza-Bone Riding

Howard, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to

Coat. Rec'd--9-Sep-07;

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S.

Est. Value--$125.00;

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory: brown APEC

The Honorable John

Non-acceptance would

Akubra Cattleman hat.

Howard, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--9-Sep-07; Est.

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S.

Value--$104.00;

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

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President.......................... Artwork (3): ``Brolga,'' The Honorable John

Non-acceptance would by Tim Djandomerr;

Howard, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to

``Sheep Station:

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S.

Australia,'' by Pamela

Government.

Griffith; ``Where We

Live,'' by Peter

Kingston. Rec'd--9-Sep- 07; Est. Value--

$2,250.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Desk Accessory: black

The Honorable John

Non-acceptance would

Mont Blanc pen. Rec'd-- Howard, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to 9-Sep-07; Est. Value--

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S.

$495.00; Location--

Government.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory: brown leather The Honorable John

Non-acceptance would

APEC portfolio with

Howard, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to zipper. Rec'd--9-Sep-

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Government.

$500.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Jewelry: 18 ct gold APEC The Honorable John

Non-acceptance would pin, by Margaret

Howard, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to

Kirkwood. Rec'd--9-Sep- Minister of Australia. donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Government.

$750.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Athletic Equipment: 6\1/ The Honorable John

Non-acceptance would 2\' Tournament

Howard, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to

Shortstroker fishing

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S. rod, by Ian Miller;

Government. inscribed. Rec'd--8-Sep- 07; Est. Value--

$852.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Collectable: gold

His Excellency Jose

Non-acceptance would

Mariner's Astrolabe;

Socrates, Prime

cause embarrassment to engraved. Rec'd--17-Sep- Minister of Portugal.

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Government.

$542.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Book, hardcover (2):

His Excellency Jose

Non-acceptance would

``Encompassing the

Socrates, Prime

cause embarrassment to

Globe: Portugal and the Minister of Portugal.

donor and U.S.

World in the 16th and

Government. 17th Centuries,'' published by the Arthur

M. Sackler Gallery.

Rec'd--17-Sep-07; Est.

Value--$110.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Book, hardcover: ``One

His Excellency Major

Non-acceptance would

Piece of Leather: R.M.

General Michael

cause embarrassment to

Willims: The Man and

Jeffery, M.P., Governor donor and U.S.

His Company,'' by Rob

General of Australia.

Government.

Linn. Rec'd--6-Sep-07;

Est. Value--$95.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... CD: ``Born to Survive:

His Excellency Major

Non-acceptance would

The Best of Troy Cassar- General Michael

cause embarrassment to

Daley,'' by Troy Cassar- Jeffery, M.P., Governor donor and U.S.

Daley. Rec'd--6-Sep-07; General of Australia.

Government.

Est. Value--$15.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... CD: ``The Very Best of

His Excellency Major

Non-acceptance would

Slim Dusty,'' by Slim

General Michael

cause embarrassment to

Dusty. Rec'd--6-Sep-07; Jeffery, M.P., Governor donor and U.S.

Est. Value--$38.00;

General of Australia.

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... CD: ``Spirit of the

His Excellency Major

Non-acceptance would

Bush,'' by Lee

General Michael

cause embarrassment to

Kernaghan. Rec'd--6-Sep- Jeffery, M.P., Governor donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--$29.00; General of Australia.

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Shoe Care: R.M. Williams His Excellency Major

Non-acceptance would

Shoe Shine Kit. Rec'd-- General Michael

cause embarrassment to 6-Sep-07; Est. Value--

Jeffery, M.P., Governor donor and U.S.

$40.00; Location--

General of Australia.

Government.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Shoes: R.M. Williams

His Excellency Major

Non-acceptance would elastic sided dress

General Michael

cause embarrassment to boot in brown. Rec'd--6- Jeffery, M.P., Governor donor and U.S.

Sep-07; Est. Value--

General of Australia.

Government.

$332.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

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President.......................... Household Item: black

The Honorable Kevin

Non-acceptance would leather box hand-

Rudd, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to crafted from Kangaroo

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S. and Barramundi leather.

Government.

Rec'd--6-Sep-07; Est.

Value--$76.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory: sterling

The Honorable Kevin

Non-acceptance would silver R.M. Williams

Rudd, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to longhorn cufflinks.

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S.

Rec'd--6-Sep-07; Est.

Government.

Value--$183.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Book, softcover: ``John The Honorable Kevin

Non-acceptance would

Curtin: A Life,'' by

Rudd, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to

David Day; inscribed.

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S.

Rec'd--6-Sep-07; Est.

Government.

Value--$33.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Book, softcover: ``Charm The Honorable Kevin

Non-acceptance would

Offensive: How China's

Rudd, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to

Soft Power is

Minister of Australia. donor and U.S.

Transforming the

Government.

World,'' by Joshua

Kurlantzick; inscribed.

Rec'd--6-Sep-07; Est.

Value--$26.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory: kangaroo

The Honorable Morris

Non-acceptance would leather cardholder.

Iemma, State Premier

cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--7-Sep-07; Est.

and Minister for

donor and U.S.

Value--$53.00;

Citizenship, Australia. Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Desk Accessory: ancient The Honorable Morris

Non-acceptance would red gum paperweight.

Iemma, State Premier

cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--7-Sep-07; Est.

and Minister for

donor and U.S.

Value--$138.00;

Citizenship, Australia. Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Desk Accessory: ancient The Honorable Morris

Non-acceptance would red gum card box.

Iemma, State Premier

cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--7-Sep-07; Est.

and Minister for

donor and U.S.

Value--$288.00;

Citizenship, Australia. Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Desk Accessory: ancient The Honorable Morris

Non-acceptance would red gum letter opener.

Iemma, State Premier

cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--7-Sep-07; Est.

and Minister for

donor and U.S.

Value--$138.00;

Citizenship, Australia. Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Desk Accessory: bronze

The Honorable Morris

Non-acceptance would platypus paperweight,

Iemma, State Premier

cause embarrassment to by Mary Michelmore.

and Minister for

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--7-Sep-07; Est.

Citizenship, Australia. Government.

Value--$150.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: wooden

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would box with stainless

Patrick Manning, Prime cause embarrassment to steel and gold accents. Minister of The

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--20-Jul-07; Est.

Republic of Trinidad

Government.

Value--$500.00;

and Tobago.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... CD: ``A Panorama Saga

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would

II,'' by BP Renegades

Patrick Manning, Prime cause embarrassment to

Steel Orchestra. Rec'd-- Minister of The

donor and U.S. 20-Jul-07; Est. Value-- Republic of Trinidad

Government.

$15.00; Location--

and Tobago.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... CD: ``Exodus II: The

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would

Power and The Glory,''

Patrick Manning, Prime cause embarrassment to by various artist.

Minister of The

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--20-Jul-07; Est.

Republic of Trinidad

Government.

Value--$14.00;

and Tobago.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... CD: ``Lydian Steel

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would

Live,'' directed by Pat Patrick Manning, Prime cause embarrassment to

Bishop. Rec'd--20-Jul-

Minister of The

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--$15.00; Republic of Trinidad

Government.

Location--Archives

and Tobago.

Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork: reproduction of The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would rare map of North

Stephen Harper, P.C.,

cause embarrassment to

America; held in wooden M.P., Prime Minister of donor and U.S. frame. Rec'd--18-Aug-

Canada.

Government. 07; Est. Value--

$1,500.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

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President.......................... Artwork: ornamental

His Excellency Ombeni Y. Non-acceptance would piece of carved wood,

Sefue, Ambassador

cause embarrassment to held in a brown matted

Extraordinary and

donor and U.S. wood frame. Rec'd--25-

Plenipotentiary, United Government.

Jul-07; Est. Value--

Republic of Tanzania.

$520.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork: flat wooden

His Excellency Amadou

Non-acceptance would carving of tribal

Toumani Tour[eacute],

cause embarrassment to people; matted on

President of the

donor and U.S. double canvas and held

Republic of Mali.

Government. in gold-painted with green baroque frame.

Rec'd--29-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$100.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Miscellaneous: black

His Excellency Amadou

Non-acceptance would leather trunk embossed

Toumani Tour[eacute],

cause embarrassment to with geometrical

President of the

donor and U.S. designs and gold-plated Republic of Mali.

Government. accents. Rec'd--29-Jun- 07; Est. Value--

$350.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork (2): black and

His Excellency Dr. Lech Non-acceptance would white drawn portraits,

Kaczynski, President of cause embarrassment to one of Kazimierz

the Republic of Poland. donor and U.S.

Pulaski and one of

Government.

Tadeusz Kosciuszko; matted and held in a synthetic wood frame.

Rec'd--16-Jul-07; Est.

Value--$314.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Book, hardcover:

His Excellency Dr. Lech Non-acceptance would

``Figures and Art,'' by Kaczynski, President of cause embarrassment to

Cmielow. Rec'd--8-Jun- the Republic of Poland. donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--$83.00;

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: black

His Excellency Dr. Lech Non-acceptance would porcelain Scottie dog.

Kaczynski, President of cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--8-Jun-07; Est.

the Republic of Poland. donor and U.S.

Value--$74.00;

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Weapon: black and gold- His Excellency Dr. Lech Non-acceptance would tone sword. Rec'd--8-

Kaczynski, President of cause embarrassment to

Jun-07; Est. Value--

the Republic of Poland. donor and U.S.

$500.00; Location--

Government.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Books, hardcover (2, in His Excellency Vladimir Non-acceptance would

English and in

Putin, President of the cause embarrassment to

Russian): ``English

Russian Federation.

donor and U.S.

Sonnets, 16th to 19th

Government.

Century,'' published by

Moscow Raduga

Publishers; and an unknown title, by unknown author. Rec'd-- 1-Jul-07; Est. Value--

$40.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Miscellaneous: copper

His Excellency Vladimir Non-acceptance would and brass samovar.

Putin, President of the cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--1-Jul-07; Est.

Russian Federation.

donor and U.S.

Value--$300.00;

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork: print of a

The Right Honorable Owen Non-acceptance would painting of George

S. Arthur, M.P., Prime cause embarrassment to

Washington standing in

Minister and Minister

donor and U.S. front of the sea with

of Finance, Barbados.

Government. words, ``George

Washington, Barbados. 1751,'' matted and held in a gold-painted wooden frame with gold- tone presentation plate. Rec'd--21-Jun- 07; Est. Value--

$400.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Consumables (3): bottles His Excellency Georgi

Non-acceptance would of wine. Rec'd--11-Jun- Parvanov, President of cause embarrassment to 07; Est. Value--$40.00; the Republic of

donor and U.S.

Location--Handled

Bulgaria.

Government.

Pursuant to Secret

Service Policy.

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President.......................... Artwork: bronze

His Excellency Georgi

Non-acceptance would depiction of the head

Parvanov, President of cause embarrassment to of the Thracian King,

the Republic of

donor and U.S.

Sevt III on marble base Bulgaria.

Government. with gold-tone presentation plaque.

Rec'd--11-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$305.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Musical Instrument:

His Excellency Nguyen

Non-acceptance would electric harp with

Minh Triet, President

cause embarrassment to speakerphone. Rec'd--22- of the Socialist

donor and U.S.

Jun-07; Est. Value--

Republic of Vietnam.

Government.

$4,500.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: Minh

His Excellency Nguyen

Non-acceptance would

Long gold plated tea

Minh Triet, President

cause embarrassment to set with orange accents of the Socialist

donor and U.S. and images of dragons;

Republic of Vietnam.

Government. includes six tea cups, sugar and cream bowls, and tea pot. Rec'd--22-

Jun-07; Est. Value--

$300.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork: silver eagle

His Excellency Sali

Non-acceptance would perched on top of an

Berisha, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to engraved brick base.

of the Republic of

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--10-Jun-07; Est.

Albania.

Government.

Value--$926.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Honoraria: sterling

His Excellency Alfred

Non-acceptance would silver with gold plate

Moisiu, President of

cause embarrassment to and red and black

the Republic of Albania. donor and U.S. enamel Order of the

Government.

National Flag Award; held on red and black ribbon; award is accompanied by a red leather portfolio with gold-tone emblem.

Rec'd--10-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$300.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork: silver clock

His Excellency Alfred

Non-acceptance would tower replica featuring Moisiu, President of

cause embarrassment to working clocks on each the Republic of Albania. donor and U.S. side. Rec'd--10-Jun-07;

Government.

Est. Value--$200.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork: photo image of His Excellency Alfred

Non-acceptance would tempera on wood

Moisiu, President of

cause embarrassment to painting entitled,

the Republic of Albania. donor and U.S.

``The Spring of Life,''

Government. featuring Mary, Mother of God sitting above a fountain being used by various people; held in a gold-painted baroque wooden frame. Rec'd--10-

Jun-07; Est. Value--

$255.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: beige

The Right Honorable Tony Non-acceptance would porcelain Wedgewood

Blair, M.P., Prime

cause embarrassment to bowl with black floral

Minister of the United donor and U.S. border and words, ``Am

Kingdom.

Government.

I Not a Man and a

Brother?'' in center.

Rec'd--6-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$450.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Household Items (12):

His Excellency Vaclav

Non-acceptance would

Moser crystal champagne Klaus, President of the cause embarrassment to flutes with intricate

Czech Republic.

donor and U.S. cross-cut filigree

Government. texture and wide etched and gilded 24k gold borders embossed with palmettes and acanthus scroll designs. Rec'd-- 5-Jun-07; Est. Value--

$3,060.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

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President.......................... Book, hardcover (in

His Excellency Vaclav

Non-acceptance would

Czech): ``Modra,

Klaus, President of the cause embarrassment to

Nikoli, Zelena Planeta: Czech Republic.

donor and U.S.

Co Je Ohrozeno: Klima,

Government.

Nebo Svoboda?'' by donor. Rec'd--5-Jun-07;

Est. Value--$15.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory: purple velvet His Excellency Vaclav

Non-acceptance would square hat with white

Klaus, President of the cause embarrassment to embroidery. Rec'd--5-

Czech Republic.

donor and U.S.

Jun-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$35.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... CDs (set of 11): various His Excellency Vaclav

Non-acceptance would titles of music by

Klaus, President of the cause embarrassment to

Czech musicians. Rec'd-- Czech Republic.

donor and U.S. 5-Jun-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$165.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory (12):

His Excellency Silvio

Non-acceptance would assortment of E.

Berlusconi, President

cause embarrassment to

Marinella silk ties.

of the Council of

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--9-Jun-07; Est.

Ministers of the

Government.

Value--$1,860.00;

Italian Republic.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory: black

His Excellency Romano

Non-acceptance would

Salvatore Ferragamo

Prodi, President of the cause embarrassment to stamped leather tie

Council of Ministers of donor and U.S. case. Rec'd--9-Jun-07; the Italian Republic.

Government.

Est. Value--$350.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory (6):

His Excellency Romano

Non-acceptance would assortment of Salvatore Prodi, President of the cause embarrassment to

Ferragamo silk ties.

Council of Ministers of donor and U.S.

Rec'd--9-Jun-07; Est.

the Italian Republic.

Government.

Value--$870.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Collectable: replica of His Excellency Sergei

Non-acceptance would 4th Century BCE

Stanishev, Prime

cause embarrassment to

Panagiurishte gold

Minister of the

donor and U.S. treasure. Rec'd--11-Jun- Republic of Bulgaria.

Government. 07; Est. Value--

$320.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Weapon: antique silver

The Honorable Ismet

Non-acceptance would pistol embellished with Mavriqi, Mayor of Fushe- cause embarrassment to silver filigree. Rec'd-- Kruje, Albania.

donor and U.S. 10-Jun-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$1,100.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Plaque: gold-tone

The Honorable Ismet

Non-acceptance would engraved presentation

Mavriqi, Mayor of Fushe- cause embarrassment to plaque; held in a blue

Kruje, Albania.

donor and U.S. velvet hinged box.

Government.

Rec'd--10-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$65.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Athletic Equipment:

His Excellency Lee Hsien Non-acceptance would uSurf Wave Action

Loong, Prime Minister

cause embarrassment to

Exerciser. Rec'd--3-May- and Minister for

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Finance of the Republic Government.

$200.00; Location--

of Singapore.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Athletic Equipment:

His Excellency Lee Hsien Non-acceptance would iGallop Core and Abs

Loong, Prime Minister

cause embarrassment to

Exerciser. Rec'd--3-May- and Minister for

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Finance of the Republic Government.

$250.00; Location--

of Singapore.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Ranch Equipment:

His Excellency Fredrik

Non-acceptance would

Husqvarna 335Rx Brush

Reinfeldt, Prime

cause embarrassment to

Cutter equipped with

Minister of Sweden.

donor and U.S. comfort grip handles,

Government.

Ergo Cruise and Smart

Start and powered by an

X-TORQ engine. Rec'd-- 16-May-07; Est. Value--

$570.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

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President.......................... Household Item: sterling Her Majesty Queen

Non-acceptance would silver William and Son

Elizabeth II and His

cause embarrassment to plate with three gold

Royal Highness The

donor and U.S. seals (Presidential,

Prince Phillip, Duke of Government.

Royal, and star with

Edinburgh, London, roses) on front and

United Kingdom. personal inscription on bottom. Rec'd--7-May- 07; Est. Value--

$2,000.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Jewelry (5): silver

His Excellency Ali

Non-acceptance would rings with agate; held

Abdullah Saleh,

cause embarrassment to in a wooden box. Rec'd-- President of the

donor and U.S. 1-May-07; Est. Value--

Republic of Yemen.

Government.

$300.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Weapon: 25His Excellency Ali

Non-acceptance would silver sword with

Abdullah Saleh,

cause embarrassment to curved blade adorned

President of the

donor and U.S. with elaborate

Republic of Yemen.

Government. detailing and carnelian stones. Rec'd--1-May- 07; Est. Value--

$1,500.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: off-

His Excellency Shinzo

Non-acceptance would white and beige ceramic Abe, Prime Minister of cause embarrassment to vase. Rec'd--26-Apr-07; Japan.

donor and U.S.

Est. Value--$350.00;

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Collectable: NPB

His Excellency Shinzo

Non-acceptance would

Official Game Ball

Abe, Prime Minister of cause embarrassment to baseball inscribed by

Japan.

donor and U.S. donor. Rec'd--26-Apr-

Government. 07; Est. Value--

$400.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: round

His Excellency Oscar

Non-acceptance would green ceramic plate

Berger Perdomo,

cause embarrassment to with tribal design;

President of the

donor and U.S. matted and held in a

Republic of Guatemala.

Government. gold-painted wooden frame. Rec'd--12-Mar- 07; Est. Value--

$349.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Clothing (2): guayaberas The Honorable Patricio

Non-acceptance would shirts, one with long-

Patron Laviada,

cause embarrassment to sleeves and one with

Governor of the State

donor and U.S. short sleeves. Rec'd--9- of Yucatan, Mexico.

Government.

Mar-07; Est. Value--

$268.00; Location--

President retained.

President.......................... Clothing (2): guayaberas The Honorable Patricio

Non-acceptance would shirts, one with long-

Patron Laviada,

cause embarrassment to sleeves and one with

Governor of the State

donor and U.S. short sleeves. Rec'd--9- of Yucatan, Mexico.

Government.

Mar-07; Est. Value--

$268.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Artwork (in Spanish):

His Excellency Dr.

Non-acceptance would print entitled ``Museo

Tabar[eacute] Vazquez, cause embarrassment to

Municipal de Bellas

President of the

donor and U.S.

Artes Juan Manuel

Oriental Republic of

Government.

Blanes,'' featuring two Uruguay. cowboys riding horseback through countryside. Rec'd--10-

Mar-07; Est. Value--

$6.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Books, hardcover (2, in His Excellency Dr.

Non-acceptance would

Spanish): ``Antiguas

Tabar[eacute] Vazquez, cause embarrassment to

Estancias del Uruguay:

President of the

donor and U.S.

Historia y

Oriental Republic of

Government.

Produccion,'' by Ana

Uruguay.

Ines Zerbino Vanrell and Jose Victor Zerbino

Vanrell and ``Antiguas

Estancias del Uruguay

II: Historia y

Produccion,'' by Javier

Pastoriza and Miguel

Alvarez Montero in custom leather-covered box. Rec'd--10-Mar-07;

Est. Value--$80.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

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President.......................... Artwork: black and white His Excellency Dr.

Non-acceptance would drawings of different

Tabar[eacute] Vazquez, cause embarrassment to styles of boots and

President of the

donor and U.S. spurs, held in a

Oriental Republic of

Government. leather portfolio.

Uruguay.

Rec'd--10-Mar-07; Est.

Value--$309.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory: pair of

His Excellency Dr.

Non-acceptance would antique wooden and

Tabar[eacute] Vazquez, cause embarrassment to animal hide boots with

President of the

donor and U.S. fur cuffs. Rec'd--10-

Oriental Republic of

Government.

Mar-07; Est. Value--

Uruguay.

$400.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory: leather and

His Excellency Dr.

Non-acceptance would pewter chain gaucho

Tabar[eacute] Vazquez, cause embarrassment to belt with gold-tone

President of the

donor and U.S. accents. Rec'd--10-Mar- Oriental Republic of

Government. 07; Est. Value--

Uruguay.

$310.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Clothing: black wool

His Excellency Dr.

Non-acceptance would poncho embroidered with Tabar[eacute] Vazquez, cause embarrassment to

``G.W. Bush'' and

President of the

donor and U.S. images of intertwined

Oriental Republic of

Government.

American and Uruguayan

Uruguay. flags. Rec'd--10-Mar- 07; Est. Value--

$353.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Miscellaneous: gold-tone Her Excellency Dora

Non-acceptance would

Greek wreath. Rec'd--23- Bakoyianni, Minister of cause embarrassment to

Mar-07; Est. Value--

Foreign Affairs of the donor and U.S.

$548.00; Location--

Hellenic Republic.

Government.

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Accessory (2): Chapeus

His Excellency Jose

Non-acceptance would

Cury black cowboy hat

Serra, Governor of the cause embarrassment to and Chapeus Cury brown

State of S[atilde]o

donor and U.S. classic hat. Rec'd--9-

Paulo, Brazil.

Government.

Mar-07; Est. Value--

$765.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

President.......................... Household Item: handmade His Excellency Marouf

Non-acceptance would

Bani Hamida tribal wall- Bakhet, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to hanging featuring

of the Hashemite

donor and U.S. assorted shades of blue Kingdom of Jordan.

Government. woven sheep's wool triangles strung together with blue beads and tassles; hung on a black iron sconce.

Rec'd--5-Jan-07; Est.

Value--$450.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: sapphire and

The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would diamond necklace,

Holy Mosques King

cause embarrassment to bracelet, earrings, and Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S. ring jewelry set; held

Al Saud, King of the

Government. in green leather box.

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Rec'd--23-Oct-07; Est.

Value--$85,000.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Artwork: desert scene

The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would with bedouins, camels,

Holy Mosques King

cause embarrassment to and tent made of gold;

Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S. resting on large jasper Al Saud, King of the

Government. slab; held in green

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. leather case. Rec'd--23-

Oct-07; Est. Value--

$10,000.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Accessory: purple silk

Mrs. Bernadette Chirac, Non-acceptance would

Yves Saint Laurent tote Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to bag with gold-tone

of French Republic,

donor and U.S. handware decorated with Paris, France.

Government. crystals; includes an

ID tag. Rec'd--17-Jan- 07; Est. Value--

$2,195.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Collectable: amethyst

Mrs. Maria Auxiliadora

Non-acceptance would mineral specimen from

Delgado de Vazquez,

cause embarrassment to

Uruguay. Rec'd--10-Mar- Spouse of the President donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--$25.00; of the Oriental

Government.

Location--Archives

Republic of Uruguay,

Foreign.

Montevideo, Uruguay.

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First Lady......................... Household Item: wooden

Mrs. Maria Auxiliadora

Non-acceptance would tea box with the Ceibo

Delgado de Vazquez,

cause embarrassment to flower burned and

Spouse of the President donor and U.S. painted with red, pink, of the Oriental

Government. and green wax colors

Republic of Uruguay, along the leather

Montevideo, Uruguay. cover. Rec'd--10-Mar- 07; Est. Value--$30.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Book, hardcover:

Mrs. Maria Auxiliadora

Non-acceptance would

``Colonia del

Delgado de Vazquez,

cause embarrassment to

Sacramento: Patrimonio

Spouse of the President donor and U.S.

Mundial, World

of the Oriental

Government.

Heritage,'' published

Republic of Uruguay, by UNESCO. Rec'd--10-

Montevideo, Uruguay.

Mar-07; Est. Value--

$30.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Accessory: beige wool

Mrs. Maria Auxiliadora

Non-acceptance would ruana with a leather

Delgado de Vazquez,

cause embarrassment to design along the back.

Spouse of the President donor and U.S.

Rec'd--10-Mar-07; Est. of the Oriental

Government.

Value--$250.00;

Republic of Uruguay,

Location--Archives

Montevideo, Uruguay.

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Flowers: floral

Mrs. Maria Auxiliadora

Non-acceptance would arrangement. Rec'd--10- Delgado de Vazquez,

cause embarrassment to

Mar-07; Est. Value--

Spouse of the President donor and U.S.

$40.00; Location--

of the Oriental

Government.

Handled Pursuant to

Republic of Uruguay,

Secret Service Policy.

Montevideo, Uruguay.

First Lady......................... Consumables (36):

Mrs. Maria Auxiliadora

Non-acceptance would

Uruguayan herbal tea-

Delgado de Vazquez,

cause embarrassment to bags. Rec'd--10-Mar-07; Spouse of the President donor and U.S.

Est. Value--$5.00;

of the Oriental

Government.

Location--Handled

Republic of Uruguay,

Pursuant to Secret

Montevideo, Uruguay.

Service Policy.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: sterling silver The Honorable Patricio

Non-acceptance would filigree flower

Patron Laviada,

cause embarrassment to earrings and matching

Governor of the State

donor and U.S. brooch; held in an off- of Yucatan, Mexico.

Government. white stone box stamped with ``Yucatan'' and a symbol. Rec'd--9-Mar- 07; Est. Value--

$203.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: off-

The Honorable Patricio

Non-acceptance would white stone box stamped Patron Laviada,

cause embarrassment to with ``Yucatan'' and a

Governor of the State

donor and U.S. symbol. Rec'd--9-Mar-

of Yucatan, Mexico.

Government. 07; Est. Value--$65.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Desk Accessory: 6sterling silver

Patron Laviada,

cause embarrassment to filigree letter opener. Governor of the State

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--9-Mar-07; Est.

of Yucatan, Mexico.

Government.

Value--$38.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Book, hardcover:

The Honorable Arturo

Non-acceptance would

``Mexico: The

Sarukan, Ambassador of cause embarrassment to

Revolution and

Mexico to the United

donor and U.S.

Beyond,'' by Pete

States.

Government.

Hamill and photographed by Agustin Victor

Casasola. Rec'd--15-May- 07; Est. Value--$50.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Book, hardcover:

The Honorable Arturo

Non-acceptance would

``Hispanic Heritage at

Sarukan, Ambassador of cause embarrassment to the Smithsonian: A

Mexico to the United

donor and U.S.

Decade of Latino

States.

Government.

Initiatives,'' published by the

Smithsonian Latino

Center. Rec'd--15-May- 07; Est. Value--$30.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Accessory: red, black,

The Honorable Arturo

Non-acceptance would and white Pineda

Sarukan, Ambassador of cause embarrassment to

Covalin shawl with

Mexico to the United

donor and U.S. large floral print silk States.

Government. on one side and black velvet on reverse.

Rec'd--15-May-07; Est.

Value--$225.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

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First Lady......................... Houshold Item: gold

Her Majesty Queen

Non-acceptance would clock with Royal Seal

Elizabeth II and His

cause embarrassment to by William and Son.

Royal Highness The

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--7-May-07; Est.

Prince Phillip, Duke of Government.

Value--$850.00;

Edinburgh, London,

Location--Archives

United Kingdom.

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Items (2):

Mrs. Akie Abe, Spouse of Non-acceptance would red, white, and blue

the Prime Minister of

cause embarrassment to handmade pillows

Japan.

donor and U.S. embroidered with

Government.

American flag designs; one embroidered with

``Barney'' and an image of Barney and one with

``Beazley'' and an image of Miss Beazley.

Rec'd--26-Apr-07; Est.

Value--$100.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Toy: 12Mrs. Akie Abe, Spouse of Non-acceptance would stuffed black fleece

the Prime Minister of

cause embarrassment to

Scottie dog with beaded Japan.

donor and U.S.

American flag collar.

Government.

Rec'd--26-Apr-27; Est.

Value--$100.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item:

Mrs. Akie Abe, Spouse of Non-acceptance would porcelain hinged

the Prime Minister of

cause embarrassment to

Limoges box with ormolu Japan.

donor and U.S. trim and hand-painted

Government. images of Barney and

Miss Beazley; painted by Kiyoe Seno. Rec'd-- 26-Apr-27; Est. Value--

$700.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: black

Mrs. Akie Abe, Spouse of Non-acceptance would lacquered tray with

the Prime Minister of

cause embarrassment to gold-tone leaf designs

Japan.

donor and U.S. around the outside edge

Government. and ``Laura'' on bottom. Rec'd--26-Apr- 07; Est. Value--

$134.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: 3His Excellency Jiri

Non-acceptance would gold lapel pin with

Paroubek, Chairman of

cause embarrassment to garnet stones. Rec'd--6- Czech Social Democratic donor and U.S.

Jun-07; Est. Value--

Party, Czech Republic.

Government.

$300.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Book, softcover: ``Guide His Excellency Jiri

Non-acceptance would to Prague and Towns

Paroubek, Chairman of

cause embarrassment to

Across the Czech

Czech Social Democratic donor and U.S.

Republic.'' Rec'd--6-

Party, Czech Republic.

Government.

Jun-07; Est. Value--

$15.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Artwork: gold and red

The Right Honorable

Non-acceptance would butterfly; held in a

Nikola Gruevski, Prime cause embarrassment to wooden frame. Rec'd--10- Minister of the

donor and U.S.

Jun-07; Est. Value--

Republic of Macedonia.

Government.

$410.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Accessory: black leather Mrs. Cherie Blair,

Non-acceptance would straw-printed Tanner

Spouse of the Prime

cause embarrassment to

Krolle handbag with

Minister of the United donor and U.S. signature circle and

Kingdom, London, United Government. square silver-tone

Kingdom. fastener and three pockets inside. Rec'd-- 9-Jun-07; Est. Value--

$1,206.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Holiday Item: silver

Mrs. Aliza Olmert,

Non-acceptance would menorah designed by

Spouse of the Prime

cause embarrassment to

Zelig Segal. Rec'd--19- Minister of Israel.

donor and U.S.

Jun-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$500.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: coral and

His Excellency Ali

Non-acceptance would sterling silver jewelry Abdullah Saleh,

cause embarrassment to set with filigree

President of the

donor and U.S. accents including

Republic of Yemen.

Government. dangle earrings, bracelet, necklace, and ring; held in a wooden box. Rec'd--2-May-07;

Est. Value--$446.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

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First Lady......................... Jewelry: four sterling

His Excellency Ali

Non-acceptance would silver filigree rings

Abdullah Saleh,

cause embarrassment to two with opal stones

President of the

donor and U.S. and two with coral

Republic of Yemen.

Government. stones and a sterling silver lapel pin in the shape of a scabbard and sheath; held in a wooden box. Rec'd--2-

May-07; Est. Value--

$224.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: Moser

Mrs. Livia Klausova,

Non-acceptance would crystal vase with

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to intricate cross-cut

of the Czech Republic. donor and U.S. filigree texture and

Government. gilded 24k gold borders embossed with palmettes and acanthus scroll designs. Rec'd--5-Jun- 07; Est. Value--

$1,150.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Clothing: women's black Mrs. Shamim Jawad,

Non-acceptance would calf length wool chapan Spouse of the Afghan

cause embarrassment to with red buttons and

Ambassador to the

donor and U.S. red, pink, and gold

United States.

Government. floral design. Rec'd--5-

Aug-07; Est. Value--

$800.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Artwork: copper portrait Mrs. Maureen Mwanawasa, Non-acceptance would featuring a three-

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to dimensional elephant

of the Republic of

donor and U.S. with handpainted

Zambia.

Government.

African scenery, includes an engraved copper presentation plate; held in a wood frame. Rec'd--28-Jun- 07; Est. Value--

$300.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: wooden

Mrs. Maureen Mwanawasa, Non-acceptance would wall clock in the shape Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to of Africa with

of the Republic of

donor and U.S. handpainted copper

Zambia.

Government. front with African scenery and three- dimensional copper elephants and Zambian- shaped copper piece.

Rec'd--28-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$400.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Accessory (2): E.

His Excellency Silvio

Non-acceptance would

Marinella scarves; one

Berlusconi, President

cause embarrassment to beige and brown; one

of the Council of

donor and U.S. brown with colorful

Ministers of the

Government. flowers. Rec'd--26-Jun- Italian Republic. 07; Est. Value--

$490.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Artwork: oil on canvas

His Excellency Vladimir Non-acceptance would painting of wild

Putin, Chairman of the cause embarrassment to flowers; held in a

Government of the

donor and U.S. wooden frame. Rec'd--1- Russian Federation.

Government.

Jul-07; Est. Value--

$350.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Artwork: stone mosaic of His Excellency Nguyen

Non-acceptance would

Mrs. Bush with gold-

Minh Triet, President

cause embarrassment to tone presentation

of the Socialist

donor and U.S. plate; matted and held

Republic of Vietnam.

Government. in a gold-tone baroque frame. Rec'd--22-Jun- 07; Est. Value--

$800.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Book, softcover (in

Mrs. Flavia Prodi,

Non-acceptance would

Italian): ``Villa

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to

Pamphilj,'' by Fiorenzo of the Council of

donor and U.S.

Catalli and Mauro

Ministers of the

Government.

Petrecca. Rec'd--9-Jun- Italian Republic. 07; Est. Value--$20.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Accessory: black

Mrs. Flavia Prodi,

Non-acceptance would alligator leather Tod's Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to handbag. Rec'd--9-Jun- of the Council of

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Ministers of the

Government.

$1,650.00; Location--

Italian Republic.

Archives Foreign.

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First Lady......................... Household Item: sterling Ms. Mirela Moisiu,

Non-acceptance would silver filigree footed

Daughter of the

cause embarrassment to jewelry box with silver President of the

donor and U.S. presentation plate.

Republic of Albania.

Government.

Rec'd--10-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$350.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Books, softcover (6):

Ms. Mirela Moisiu,

Non-acceptance would

``The Pyramid,''

Daughter of the

cause embarrassment to

``Spring Flowers,

President of the

donor and U.S.

Spring Frost,'' ``The

Republic of Albania.

Government.

Three-Arched Bridge,''

``The File on H,''

``The General of the

Dead Army,'' and ``The

Palace of Dreams,'' by

Ismail Kadare. Rec'd-- 10-Jun-07; Est. Value--

$78.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Books, hardcover (3):

Ms. Mirela Moisiu,

Non-acceptance would

``Agamemnon's

Daughter of the

cause embarrassment to

Daughter,'' ``The

President of the

donor and U.S.

Successor,'' and

Republic of Albania.

Government.

``Elegy for Kosovo,'' by Ismail Kadare.

Rec'd--10-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$66.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: silver earrings His Excellency

Non-acceptance would with turquoise and

Gurbanguly

cause embarrassment to cornelian stones.

Berdimuhammedov,

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--26-Sep-07; Est.

President of

Government.

Value--$120.00;

Turkmenistan.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: silver ring

His Excellency

Non-acceptance would with turquoise and

Gurbanguly

cause embarrassment to cornelian stones.

Berdimuhammedov,

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--26-Sep-07; Est.

President of

Government.

Value--$120.00;

Turkmenistan.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: silver necklace His Excellency

Non-acceptance would with turquoise and

Gurbanguly

cause embarrassment to cornelian stones.

Berdimuhammedov,

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--26-Sep-07; Est.

President of

Government.

Value--$435.00;

Turkmenistan.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: cobalt

The Honorable Morris

Non-acceptance would glass plate with

Iemma, State Premier

cause embarrassment to sterling silver gumleaf and Minister for

donor and U.S. design. Rec'd--7-Sep-

Citizenship, Australia. Government. 07; Est. Value--

$308.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Clothing: gold

His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would embroidered silk ethnic Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to shoes with turned up

the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S. toe and leather lining. Afghanistan.

Government.

Rec'd--5-Aug-07; Est.

Value--$38.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Clothing: light blue two His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would piece Kurti set; front

Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to of top is embroidered

the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S. with beige silk

Afghanistan.

Government. alternating square patterns. Rec'd--5-Aug- 07; Est. Value--

$200.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Clothing: beige two

His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would piece Kurti set; front

Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to of top is embroidered

the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S. with beige silk

Afghanistan.

Government. alternating square patterns. Rec'd--5-Aug- 07; Est. Value--

$200.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Clothing: purple, green, His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would pink and beige striped

Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to

Dupioni raw silk coat

the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S. with purple silk lining Afghanistan.

Government. and embroidery work on collar and cuffs.

Rec'd--5-Aug-07; Est.

Value--$500.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

Page 78484

First Lady......................... Clothing: blue cashmere His Excellency N.

Non-acceptance would sweater with silk

Enkhbayar, President of cause embarrassment to lining. Rec'd--22-Oct-

Mongolia, and Mrs. O.

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Tsolmon.

Government.

$1,000.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: friendship flag Her Excellency Nouriya

Non-acceptance would brooch with jewels.

Al-Sabih, Minister of

cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--24-Oct-07; Est.

Education and Higher

donor and U.S.

Value--$1,150.00;

Education, Kuwait.

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Consumables: assortment His Holiness The Dalai

Non-acceptance would of various nuts and

Lama.

cause embarrassment to dried fruit. Rec'd--16-

donor and U.S.

Oct-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$6.00; Location--

Handled Pursuant to

Secret Service Policy.

First Lady......................... Household: silver and

His Holiness The Dalai

Non-acceptance would gold Tibetan butter

Lama.

cause embarrassment to lamp. Rec'd--16-Oct-07;

donor and U.S.

Est. Value--$750.00;

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: multi-

Mrs. Hero Ibrahim Ahmed, Non-acceptance would colored hand-crafted

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to

Kurdish rug. Rec'd--5- of The Republic of Iraq. donor and U.S.

Oct-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$450.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Accessory: ivory, tan,

Mrs. Hero Ibrahim Ahmed, Non-acceptance would and dark blue Kurdish

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to

``Khurg'' bag. Rec'd--5- of The Republic of Iraq. donor and U.S.

Oct-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$75.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: silver necklace Mrs. Toure Lobbo Traore, Non-acceptance would with large black beads

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to and large black

of the Republic of Mali. donor and U.S. pendant. Rec'd--27-Sep-

Government. 07; Est. Value--

$100.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Fabric: blue and green

Mrs. Toure Lobbo Traore, Non-acceptance would fabric with plastic

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to coating. Rec'd--27-Sep- of the Republic of Mali. donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--$65.00;

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Fabric: orange and green Mrs. Toure Lobbo Traore, Non-acceptance would fabric with plastic

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to coating. Rec'd--27-Sep- of the Republic of Mali. donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--$65.00;

Government.

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: multi-

Mrs. Toure Lobbo Traore, Non-acceptance would colored basket with

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to leather strap. Rec'd-- of the Republic of Mali. donor and U.S. 27-Sep-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$140.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: straw

Mrs. Toure Lobbo Traore, Non-acceptance would basket. Rec'd--27-Sep-

Spouse of the President cause embarrassment to 07; Est. Value--$30.00; of the Republic of Mali. donor and U.S.

Location--Archives

Government.

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Jewelry: 2Mrs. Clio Bittoni

Non-acceptance would gold brooch with coral

Napolitano, Spouse of

cause embarrassment to center; held in orange the President of the

donor and U.S. leather case. Rec'd--11- Italian Republic.

Government.

Dec-07; Est. Value--

$2,000.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: set of 6 Lady Catherine Meyer,

Non-acceptance would sterling silver wine

Spouse of the British

cause embarrassment to glass charms by Asprey. Ambassador to the

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--7-Dec-07; Est.

United States.

Government.

Value--$510.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Flowers: 50 yellow roses His Majesty Mohammed,

Non-acceptance would and orchids. Rec'd--5-

King of Morocco.

cause embarrassment to

Nov-07; Est. Value--

donor and U.S.

$400.00; Location--

Government.

Handled Pursuant to

Secret Service Policy.

Page 78485

First Lady......................... Consumables (30): boxes His Majesty Mohammed,

Non-acceptance would of assorted Godiva

King of Morocco.

cause embarrassment to chocolate. Rec'd--5-Nov-

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Government.

$1,021.00; Location--

Handled Pursuant to

Secret Service Policy.

First Lady......................... Household Item: Shannon His Majesty Mohammed,

Non-acceptance would

Crystal vase. Rec'd--5- King of Morocco.

cause embarrassment to

Nov-07; Est. Value--

donor and U.S.

$40.00; Location--

Government.

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Flowers: floral

Mrs. Emine Erdogan,

Non-acceptance would arrangement. Rec'd--19- Spouse of the Prime

cause embarrassment to

Nov-07; Est. Value--

Minister of the

donor and U.S.

$175.00; Location--

Republic of Turkey.

Government.

Handled Pursuant to

Secret Service Policy.

First Lady......................... Book, hardcover:

Mrs. Emine Erdogan,

Non-acceptance would

``Contemporary Turkish

Spouse of the Prime

cause embarrassment to

Painting,'' by New York Minister of the

donor and U.S.

State University At

Republic of Turkey.

Government.

Binghamton. Rec'd--19-

Nov-07; Est. Value--

$30.00; Location--

Personally Retained by the First Lady.

First Lady......................... Book, hardcover: ``Sanat Mrs. Emine Erdogan,

Non-acceptance would

Koleksiyonu 1, 2

Spouse of the Prime

cause embarrassment to

Volumes,'' by Turkiye

Minister of the

donor and U.S.

Cumhuriyet Merkez

Republic of Turkey.

Government.

Bankasi/Central Bank of

The Republic of Turkey.

Rec'd--19-Nov-07; Est.

Value--$300.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: large

His Highness Sheikh

Non-acceptance would ivory colored Persian

Nawaf Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber cause embarrassment to wool rug. Rec'd--25-Oct- Al Sabah, Crown Prince donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

of the State of Kuwait. Government.

$2,200.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: small

His Highness Sheikh

Non-acceptance would ivory colored Persian

Nawaf Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber cause embarrassment to wool and silk rug.

Al Sabah, Crown Prince donor and U.S.

Rec'd--25-Oct-07; Est. of the State of Kuwait. Government.

Value--$1,600.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Consumables: various

His Highness Sheikh

Non-acceptance would perfumes and incense

Nawaf Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber cause embarrassment to with burner; held in a

Al Sabah, Crown Prince donor and U.S. burgundy presentation

of the State of Kuwait. Government. box. Rec'd--25-Oct-07;

Est. Value--$740.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Artwork: large sterling Her Highness Sheikha

Non-acceptance would silver model of Al

Fatima Bint Mubarak,

cause embarrassment to

Jahili Castle resting

Chair, United Arab

donor and U.S. on circular lapis base; Emirates' Womens

Government. includes sterling

Association, Embassy of silver and enamel flag the United Arab that attaches to top of Emirates. castle; held in red leather box in wood cabinet on wheels; made by Asprey. Rec'd--22-

Oct-07; Est. Value--

$12,000.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item:

His Excellency Sheikh

Non-acceptance would collection of fragrance Nasser Mohammad Al

cause embarrassment to and incense with burner Sabah, Prime Minister

donor and U.S. and lighter; held in a of the State of Kuwait. Government. wooden box. Rec'd--24-

Oct-07; Est. Value--

$740.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Consumables: perfume

The Honorable Rasha Al- Non-acceptance would incense set. Rec'd--24- Sabah, Under Secretary cause embarrassment to

Oct-07; Est. Value--

of Higher Education of donor and U.S.

$740.00; Location--

the State of Kuwait.

Government.

Handled Pursuant to

Secret Service Policy.

Page 78486

First Lady......................... Clothing: gold silk robe The Honorable Rasha Al- Non-acceptance would with green, brown, and

Sabah, Under Secretary cause embarrassment to orange designs. Rec'd-- of Higher Education of donor and U.S. 24-Oct-07; Est. Value-- the State of Kuwait.

Government.

$120.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household: crystal

His Excellency Nicolas

Non-acceptance would

Baccarat wave bowl;

Sarkozy, President of

cause embarrassment to held in red box. Rec'd-- the French Republic.

donor and U.S. 6-Nov-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$6,000.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Desk Accessory (2):

Mrs. Hajiya Turai

Non-acceptance would small and medium desk

Yar'adua, Spouse of the cause embarrassment to trays with painting of

President of the

donor and U.S. three women. Rec'd--24- Federal Republic of

Government.

Sep-07; Est. Value--

Nigeria.

$125.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item: burgundy Mrs. Hajiya Turai

Non-acceptance would leather chest. Rec'd--

Yar'adua, Spouse of the cause embarrassment to 24-Sep-07; Est. Value-- President of the

donor and U.S.

$85.00; Location--

Federal Republic of

Government.

Archives Foreign.

Nigeria.

First Lady......................... Clothing: ivory colored Mrs. Hajiya Turai

Non-acceptance would handmade two-piece

Yar'adua, Spouse of the cause embarrassment to outfit with red and

President of the

donor and U.S. green stitching;

Federal Republic of

Government. includes hat. Rec'd--24- Nigeria.

Sep-07; Est. Value--

$125.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Item:

Mrs. Hajiya Turai

Non-acceptance would multicolored rug with

Yar'adua, Spouse of the cause embarrassment to fringe. Rec'd--24-Sep-

President of the

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Federal Republic of

Government.

$300.00; Location--

Nigeria.

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Items (7):

Dr. Liri Rama Berisha,

Non-acceptance would silver filigree tray

Spouse of the Prime

cause embarrassment to with six matching

Minister of the

donor and U.S. decorative goblets.

Republic of Albania.

Government.

Rec'd--10-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$1,263.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Clothing: dark burgundy Dr. Liri Rama Berisha,

Non-acceptance would matador vest

Spouse of the Prime

cause embarrassment to embellished with gold

Minister of the

donor and U.S. embroidery and tassels. Republic of Albania.

Government.

Rec'd--10-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$250.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Household Items (7):

Dr. Liri Rama Berisha,

Non-acceptance would light brown organza

Spouse of the Prime

cause embarrassment to table cloth, table

Minister of the

donor and U.S. runner, and five

Republic of Albania.

Government. napkins, each intricately embroidered with silver-tone, copper-tone and brass- tone designs, faux pearls, and metallic beads. Rec'd--10-Jun- 07; Est. Value--

$403.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Artwork: silver filigree Dr. Liri Rama Berisha,

Non-acceptance would wishing well; held in a Spouse of the Prime

cause embarrassment to blue velvet box. Rec'd-- Minister of the

donor and U.S. 24-Sep-07; Est. Value-- Republic of Albania.

Government.

$325.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Clothing: ivory silk

His Excellency Georgi

Non-acceptance would long-sleeved blouse

Purvanov, President of cause embarrassment to embroidered with red,

the Republic of

donor and U.S. blue and green flowers. Bulgaria.

Government.

Rec'd--8-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$150.00;

Location--Archives

Foreign.

First Lady......................... Book, hardcover:

His Excellency Georgi

Non-acceptance would

``Bulgaria,'' published Purvanov, President of cause embarrassment to by All Bulgarian

the Republic of

donor and U.S.

Foundation. Rec'd--8-

Bulgaria.

Government.

Jun-07; Est. Value--

$148.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

First Lady......................... Accessory: silver

His Excellency Georgi

Non-acceptance would filigree decorative

Purvanov, President of cause embarrassment to buckle. Rec'd--8-Jun-

the Republic of

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

Bulgaria.

Government.

$191.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

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First Lady......................... Household Items (7):

His Excellency Luis

Non-acceptance would small sterling silver

Inacio Lula da Silva,

cause embarrassment to spoons embellished with President of the

donor and U.S. turquoise. Rec'd--31-

Federative Republic of

Government.

Mar-07; Est. Value--

Brazil.

$350.00; Location--

Archives Foreign.

Elliot Abrams, Deputy Assistant to Accessory: Concord

The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would the President and Deputy National

Mariner watch with

Holy Mosques King

cause embarrassment to

Security Advisor for Global

black face and silver

Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S.

Democracy Strategy.

band; held in a

Al Saud, King of the

Government. polished wood box.

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Rec'd--1-Mar-07; Est.

Value--$1,435.00;

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

Elliot Abrams, Deputy Assistant to Household Item: ornate

The Honorable Mohamed

Non-acceptance would the President and Deputy National silver box with red,

Yassine Mansouri,

cause embarrassment to

Security Advisor for Global

white, and blue

Director of the

donor and U.S.

Democracy Strategy.

accents; held in

Directorate General of

Government. leather red box. Rec'd-- Studies and 5-Mar-07; Est. Value--

Documentation, Morocco.

$750.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

Joshua B. Bolten, Assistant to the Accessory: Hanowa Swiss His Excellency Samuel

Non-acceptance would

President and Chief of Staff.

Military Sealander

Schmid, Chief, Federal cause embarrassment to

Men's Diving Watch with Department of Defense, donor and U.S. stainless steel case

Civil Protection, and

Government. and rubber strap.

Sports of the Swiss

Rec'd--13-Apr-07; Est.

Confederation,

Value--$337.00;

Switzerland.

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

Joshua B. Bolten, Assistant to the Weapon Swiss Army

His Excellency Samuel

Non-acceptance would

President and Chief of Staff.

Classic featuring small Schmid, Chief, Federal cause embarrassment to blade, scissors and

Department of Defense, donor and U.S. nail file. Rec'd--13-

Civil Protection, and

Government.

Apr-07; Est. Value--

Sports of the Swiss

$15.00; Location--

Confederation,

Personally retained by

Switzerland. the staff member.

Joshua B. Bolten, Assistant to the Accessory: navy E.

His Excellency Silvio

Non-acceptance would

President and Chief of Staff.

Marinella tie with

Berlusconi, President

cause embarrassment to small red circles.

of the Council of

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--1-Jun-07; Est.

Ministers of the

Government.

Value--$165.00;

Italian Republic.

Location--Personally retained by the staff member.

Joshua B. Bolten, Assistant to the Accessory: navy E.

His Excellency Silvio

Non-acceptance would

President and Chief of Staff.

Marinella tie with

Berlusconi, President

cause embarrassment to small white squares.

of the Council of

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--1-Jun-07; Est.

Ministers of the

Government.

Value--$165.00;

Italian Republic.

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

Bertram D. Braun, Director for

Artwork: painting of a

Her Excellency Bisera

Non-acceptance would

Southeast Europe, National

castle with personal

Turkovic, Ambassador of cause embarrassment to

Security Council.

inscription, by H.P.

Bosnia and Herzegovina. donor and U.S.

Bosaulea; held in large

Government. gold-tone frame. Rec'd-- 19-Dec-07; Est. Value--

$450.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

Jack D. Crouch, Assistant to the

Household item: silver

Mr. Anatosios

Non-acceptance would

President and Deputy National

goblet with Greek

Dimoschakis, Chief of

cause embarrassment to

Security Advisor.

National Police seal

the Greek National

donor and U.S. engraved on front.

Police, Greece.

Government.

Rec'd--28-Mar-07; Est.

Value--$500.00;

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

Stephen J. Hadley, Assistant to the Coin (2): silver and

His Excellency Filip

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

gold commemorative

Vujanovic, President of cause embarrassment to

Affairs.

coins from the Republic the Republic of

donor and U.S. of Montenegro; held in

Montenegro.

Government. a blue case. Rec'd--4-

May-07; Est. Value--

$500.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

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Stephen J. Hadley, Assistant to the Consumables: various

His Excellency Sheikh

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

chocolates, fruits, and Hamad bin Jassim bin

cause embarrassment to

Affairs.

cookies; held in large

Jabir Al Thani, Prime

donor and U.S. tin. Rec'd--26-Dec-07;

Minister of the State

Government.

Est. Value--$932.00;

of Qatar.

Location--Handled pursuant to Secret

Service policy.

Stephen J. Hadley, Assistant to the Household Item: small

His Excellency Sheikh

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

green dish. Rec'd--26-

Hamad bin Jassim bin

cause embarrassment to

Affairs.

Dec-07; Est. Value--

Jabir Al Thani, Prime

donor and U.S.

$23.00; Location--

Minister of the State

Government.

Transferred to General of Qatar.

Services Administration.

Stephen J. Hadley, Assistant to the Household Item: sterling His Excellency Abdullah Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

silver plate with blue

Gul, President of the

cause embarrassment to

Affairs.

and red floral design

Republic of Turkey.

donor and U.S. on tile insert; held in

Government. a blue velvet case.

Rec'd--26-Nov-07; Est.

Value--$602.00;

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

Stephen J. Hadley, Assistant to the Household Item: lapis

His Excellency Yunis

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

lazuli box with brass

Qanuni, Speaker of the cause embarrassment to

Affairs.

interior. Rec'd--31-Oct- Lower House of the

donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--

National Assembly,

Government.

$485.00; Location--

Afghanistan.

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

Stephen J. Hadley, Assistant to the Accessory: E. Marinella His Excellency Silvio

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

blue silk tie with

Berlusconi, President

cause embarrassment to

Affairs.

white accents. Rec'd--7- of the Council of

donor and U.S.

Jun-07; Est. Value--

Ministers of the

Government.

$165.00; Location--

Italian Republic.

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

Stephen J. Hadley, Assistant to the Accessory (2): E.

His Excellency Silvio

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

Marinella silk twill

Berlusconi, President

cause embarrassment to

Affairs.

ties; one burgundy with of the Council of

donor and U.S. repeating blue flowers

Ministers of the

Government. and one navy with

Italian Republic. scattered blue and burgundy flowers.

Rec'd--7-Jun-07; Est.

Value--$330.00;

Location--Pending

Transfer to General

Services Administration.

Mary A. Haines, Deputy Executive

Household Item: white

Mr. Igor O. Shchegolev, Non-acceptance would

Secretary for Scheduling and

porcelain coffee set

Head of Protocol,

cause embarrassment to

Advance.

with gold and blue

Office of The President donor and U.S. accents. Rec'd--1-Jul- of the Russian

Government. 07; Est. Value--

Federation.

$425.00; Location--

Recipient purchased item from General

Services Administration.

Mary A. Haines, Deputy Executive

Accessory: Bernard

His Excellency Nicolas

Non-acceptance would

Secretary for Scheduling and

Richards quartz watch

Sarkozy, President of

cause embarrassment to

Advance.

with two dials and red the Republic of France. donor and U.S. leather strap; held in

Government. blue case. Rec'd--6-Nov- 07; Est. Value--

$401.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

Emily Harding, Director for Iran,

Accessory: sterling

Abdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Non-acceptance would

National Security Council.

silver Tiffany & Co

Al Saud, Custodian of

cause embarrassment to quartz watch with black the Two Holy Mosques

donor and U.S. leather strap. Rec'd-- and King of the Kingdom Government. 23-Oct-07; Est. Value-- of Saudi Arabia.

$2,800.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

LTG Douglas Lute, Assistant to the Household Item (6):

His Excellency Abdul

Non-acceptance would

President and Deputy National

lapis lazuli coasters;

Rahim Wardak, Minister cause embarrassment to

Security Advisor for Iraq and

held in lapis holder.

of Defense of the

donor and U.S.

Afghanistan.

Rec'd--14-Aug-07; Est.

Islamic Republic of

Government.

Value--$385.00;

Afghanistan.

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

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Anita B. McBride, Assistant to the Accessory: sterling

Abdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Non-acceptance would

President and Chief of Staff to

silver Tiffany & Co

Al Saud, Custodian of

cause embarrassment to the First Lady.

quartz watch with black the Two Holy Mosques

donor and U.S. leather strap. Rec'd-- and King of the Kingdom Government. 23-Oct-07; Est. Value-- of Saudi Arabia.

$2,800.00; Location--

Recipient purchased item from General

Services Administration.

Elizabeth M. Phu, Director of

Household Item: sterling His Excellency Tam Chien Non-acceptance would

Southeast Asia, National Security silver vase with floral Nguyen, Ambassador of

cause embarrassment to

Council.

engravings. Rec'd--19-

Vietnam.

donor and U.S.

Oct-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$680.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

Frances F. Townsend, Assistant to

Desk Accessory (16): set Princess Rima, Saudi

Non-acceptance would the President for Homeland

of cream-colored

Arabia.

cause embarrassment to

Security and Counterterrorism.

greeting cards and

donor and U.S. envelopes with black

Government. and white images from

Saudi Arabia on the front of each card.

Rec'd--5-Feb-07; Est.

Value--$48.00;

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

Frances F. Townsend, Assistant to

Consumables: sandalwood Princess Rima, Saudi

Non-acceptance would the President for Homeland

and perfume in wooden

Arabia.

cause embarrassment to

Security and Counterterrorism.

display case. Rec'd--5-

donor and U.S.

Feb-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$805.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

Frances F. Townsend, Assistant to

Desk Accessory: gilded

His Excellency Rashid

Non-acceptance would the President for Homeland

silver dhow with plaque bin Abdallah bin Ahmad cause embarrassment to

Security and Counterterrorism.

reading, ``Presented by al-Khalifa, Minister of donor and U.S.

H.E. Sheikh Rashid bin

Interior of the Kingdom Government.

Abdulla Al-Khalifa,

of Bahrain.

Minister of the

Interior--Kingdom of

Bahrain, March 2007;'' held in red case.

Rec'd--20-Mar-07; Est.

Value--$1,500.00;

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

Frances F. Townsend, Assistant to

Household Item: Afghan

His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would the President for Homeland

rug with repeating

Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to

Security and Counterterrorism.

black, brown, burgundy, the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S. and orange repeating

Afghanistan.

Government. diamond pattern with grey fringe. Rec'd--1-

Feb-07; Est. Value--

$800.00; Location--

Pending Transfer to

General Services

Administration.

Frances F. Townsend, Assistant to

Artwork: painting of

LTG Mohammed Medienne,

Non-acceptance would the President for Homeland

street scene on tiles;

Director, Department of cause embarrassment to

Security and Counterterrorism.

held in a wooden frame. Military Security,

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--13-Jul-07; Est.

Ministry of National

Government.

Value--$475.00;

Defense, Algeria.

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

Jared Weinstein, Special Assistant Household Item: lapis

His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would to the President and Personal Aide. lazuli box with stone

Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to floral design on hinged the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S. lid; held in a blue

Afghanistan.

Government. velvet case. Rec'd--5-

Sep-07; Est. Value--

$420.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

Amy Zantzinger, Special Assistant

Accessory: Bernard

His Excellency Nicolas

Non-acceptance would to the Prseident and White House

Richards quartz watch

Sarkozy, President of

cause embarrassment to

Social Secretary.

with two dials and red the Republic of France. donor and U.S. leather strap; held in

Government. blue case. Rec'd--6-Nov- 07; Est. Value--

$400.60; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

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Agency: The White House, Office of the Vice President

Report of tangible gifts

Gift, date of acceptance

Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

Government, estimated

Identity of foreign

Circumstances

Government

value, and current

donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

Vice President..................... Rare book entitled The

His Excellency Saad R.

Non-acceptance would

Ruins of Balbec,

Hariri, Member of the

cause embarrassment to published in England in Lebanese Parliament.

donor and U.S. 1757. Rec'd--29-Oct-07;

Government.

Est. Value--$5,000.00;

Disposition--Archives.

Vice President..................... Saudi artifact: fist

The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would from a sandstone

Holy Mosques King

cause embarrassment to sculpture believed to

Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S. depict Babylonian King

Al Saud, King of the

Government.

Naponeed from a site in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Tayma Province, Saudi

Arabia. Rec'd--12-May- 07; Est. Value--$2,500;

Disposition--Archives.

Vice President..................... Saudi artifact: Nabatean The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would pottery altar,

Holy Mosques King

cause embarrassment to inscribed in Nabatean,

Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S. from the Qraya/Tayma

Al Saud, King of the

Government.

Oasis. Rec'd--12-May-

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 07; Est. Value--

$10,000; Disposition--

Archives.

Vice President..................... Three woodblock prints

His Excellency Taro Aso, Non-acceptance would from the Atachi

Member of the Japanese cause embarrassment to

Institute Collection.

House of

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--21-Feb-07; Est.

Representatives.

Government.

Value--$346;

Disposition--Archives.

Vice President..................... Sterling silver desk

General Yasar Buyukanit, Non-acceptance would set. Rec'd--4-Mar-07;

Commander of the

cause embarrassment to

Est. Value--$500;

Turkish Armed Forces.

donor and U.S.

Disposition--Archives.

Government.

Vice President..................... Sterling silver plate

General Yasar Buyukanit, Non-acceptance would with the seal of the

Commander of the

cause embarrassment to

Turkish General Staff.

Turkish Armed Forces.

donor and U.S.

Rec'd--4-Mar-07; Est.

Government.

Value--$125;

Disposition--Archives.

Vice President..................... Sterling silver figurine His Excellency Nambaryn Non-acceptance would of a Mongolian musical

Enkhbayar, President of cause embarrassment to instrument. Rec'd--14-

Mongolia.

donor and U.S.

Nov-07; Est. Value--

Government.

$275; Disposition--

Archives.

Vice President..................... Book--Great Mongolian

His Excellency Nambaryn Non-acceptance would

State. Rec'd--14-Nov-

Enkhbayar, President of cause embarrassment to 07; Est. Value--$65;

Mongolia.

donor and U.S.

Disposition--Archives.

Government.

Vice President..................... Gold and silver plate

His Excellency Sheng

Non-acceptance would with dragon motif.

Huaren, Vice Chr. Of

cause embarrassment to

Rec'd--7-Jun-07; Est.

Standing Cmte, Chinese donor and U.S.

Value--$750;

National People's

Government.

Disposition--Archives.

Congress.

Vice President..................... Sterling silver box with His Majesty King

Non-acceptance would the royal seal. Rec'd-- Abdullah II bin al

cause embarrassment to 13-Mar-07; Est. Value-- Hussein of the

donor and U.S.

$550; Disposition--

Hashemite Kingdom of

Government.

Archives.

Jordan.

Vice President..................... Five perfumed oils.

His Excellency Yousuf

Non-acceptance would

Rec'd--21-May-07; Est.

Alawi Abdulla Al

cause embarrassment to

Value--$125; Location-- Ibrahim, Minister

donor and U.S.

Handled pursuant to

Responsible for Foreign Government.

U.S. Secret Service

Affairs of the policy.

Sultanate of Oman.

Vice President..................... Five gold vermeil

His Excellency Yousuf

Non-acceptance would perfume bottles. Rec'd-- Alawi Abdulla Al

cause embarrassment to 21-May-07; Est. Value-- Ibrahim, Minister

donor and U.S.

$2,000; Disposition--

Responsible for Foreign Government.

Archives.

Affairs of the

Sultanate of Oman.

Vice President..................... Woven wool Afghani

His Excellency Hamid

Non-acceptance would carpet. Rec'd--6-Mar-

Karzai, President of

cause embarrassment to 07; Est. Value--$900;

the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S.

Disposition--Archives.

Afghanistan.

Government.

Vice President..................... Framed calligraphy

His Excellency Lee Hsien Non-acceptance would painting. Rec'd--4-May- Loong, Prime Minister

cause embarrassment to 07; Est. Value--$650;

of the Republic of

donor and U.S.

Disposition--Archives.

Singapore.

Government.

Vice President..................... Woven wool Pakistani

His Excellency Pervez

Non-acceptance would carpet. Rec'd--27-Feb-

Musharraf, President of cause embarrassment to 07; Est. Value--$1,125; the Islamic Republic of donor and U.S.

Disposition--Archives.

Pakistan.

Government.

Vice President..................... Sterling silver dagger. His Excellency Ali

Non-acceptance would

Rec'd--2-May-07; Est.

Abdullah Saleh,

cause embarrassment to

Value--$1,000;

President of the

donor and U.S.

Disposition--Archives.

Republic of Yemen.

Government.

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Vice President..................... Five sterling silver and His Excellency Ali

Non-acceptance would agate rings. Rec'd--2-

Abdullah Saleh,

cause embarrassment to

May-07; Est. Value--

President of the

donor and U.S.

$250; Disposition--

Republic of Yemen.

Government.

Archives.

Vice President..................... Silk prayer rug. Rec'd-- Field Marshal Hussein

Non-acceptance would 22-May-07; Est. Value-- Tantawi, Commander-in- cause embarrassment to

$950; Disposition--

Chief of the Egyptian

donor and U.S.

Archives.

Armed Forces, Minister

Government. of Defense and Military

Production.

Vice President..................... Framed print of the

Her Excellency Dr.

Non-acceptance would

Gavrilo Princip Bridge

Bisera Turkovic,

cause embarrassment to in Sarajevo. Rec'd--19- Ambassador of Bosnia & donor and U.S.

Dec-07; Est. Value--

Herzegovina.

Government.

$450; Disposition--

Archives.

Chief of Staff to the Vice

Framed painting of a

Her Excellency Dr.

Non-acceptance would

President, David Addington.

Bosnian street scene by Bisera Turkovic,

cause embarrassment to

H.P. Bosaulia. Rec'd--

Ambassador of Bosnia & donor and U.S. 19-Dec-07; Est. Value-- Herzegovina.

Government.

$350; Disposition--

General Services

Administration.

Vice President..................... Clock trimmed in

His Highness Sheikh

Non-acceptance would malachite, sterling

Mohamed bin Zayed,

cause embarrassment to silver and gold

Crown Prince of Abu

donor and U.S. vermeil. Rec'd--11-May- Dhabi.

Government. 07; Est. Value--$7,500;

Disposition--Archives.

Vice President's Staff............. Twenty boxes of Medjool His Highness Sheikh

Non-acceptance would dates. Rec'd--11-May-

Mohamed bin Zayed,

cause embarrassment to 07; Est. Value--$960;

Crown Prince of Abu

donor and U.S.

Location--Handled

Dhabi.

Government. pursuant to U.S. Secret

Service policy.

Vice President's Staff............. Twenty boxes of Middle

His Highness Sheikh

Non-acceptance would

Eastern sweets. Rec'd-- Mohamed bin Zayed,

cause embarrassment to 11-May-07; Est. Value-- Crown Prince of Abu

donor and U.S.

$1,000; Location--

Dhabi.

Government.

Handled pursuant to

U.S. Secret Service policy.

Assistant to the Vice President for Mont Blanc Solitaire

Minister Michel Edde,

Non-acceptance would

National Security Affairs, John

roller ball pen. Rec'd-- General Maronite

cause embarrassment to

Hannah.

11-Nov-07; Est. Value-- Council, Lebanon.

donor and U.S.

$349; Disposition--

Government.

General Services

Administration.

Chief of Staff to the Vice

Framed print by Helen

Ms. Amal Mudallali,

Non-acceptance would

President, David Addington.

Zughaib. Rec'd--11-Jun- advisor to Saad R.

cause embarrassment to 07; Est. Value--$450;

Hariri, member of the

donor and U.S.

Disposition--General

Lebanese Parliament.

Government.

Services Administration.

Deputy Assistant to the Vice

Silk prayer rug. Rec'd-- His Excellency Elmar

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

30-May-07; Est. Value-- Mammadyarov, Minister

cause embarrassment to

Affairs, Joseph Wood.

$1,450; Disposition--

of Foreign Affairs of

donor and U.S.

General Services

the Republic of

Government.

Administration.

Azerbaijan.

Deputy Assistant to the Vice

Adidas gym bag. Rec'd-- His Excellency Elmar

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

30-May-07; Est. Value-- Mammadyarov, Minister

cause embarrassment to

Affairs, Joseph Wood.

$30; Disposition--

of Foreign Affairs of

donor and U.S.

General Services

the Republic of

Government.

Administration.

Azerbaijan.

Assistant to the Vice President for Silk Iraqi carpet.

His Excellency Jalal

Non-acceptance would

National Security Affairs, John

Rec'd--27-Jan-07; Est.

Talabani, President of cause embarrassment to

Hannah.

Value--$2,150;

Iraq.

donor and U.S.

Disposition--General

Government.

Services Administration.

Special Advisor to the Vice

Silk Iraqi carpet.

His Excellency Jalal

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

Rec'd--27-Jan-07; Est.

Talabani, President of cause embarrassment to

Affairs, Robert Karem.

Value--$2,275;

Iraq.

donor and U.S.

Disposition--General

Government.

Services Administration.

Special Advisor to the Vice

Silk Iraqi carpet.

His Excellency Jalal

Non-acceptance would

President for National Security

Rec'd--27-Jan-07; Est.

Talabani, President of cause embarrassment to

Affairs, Robert Karem.

Value--$2,275;

Iraq.

donor and U.S.

Disposition--General

Government.

Services Administration.

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Agency: Department of State

Report of tangible gifts

Gift, date of acceptance

Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

Government, estimated

Identity of foreign

Circumstances

Government

value, and current

donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

Porcelain coffee/tea set His Excellency Nguyen

Non-acceptance would

Secretary of State of the United

for 6, blue design.

Minh Triet, President

cause embarrassment to

States.

Rec'd--June 22, 2007;

of the Socialist

donor and U.S.

Est. Value--$325.00;

Republic of Vietnam.

Government.

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

Inlaid multi-colored

Mr. M.K. Narayanan,

Non-acceptance would

Secretary of State of the United

octagon box. Rec'd--

National Security

cause embarrassment to

States.

July 18, 2007; Est.

Advisor.

donor and U.S.

Value--$325.00;

Government.

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

Gift set of 5 Olympic

His Excellency Yang

Non-acceptance would

Secretary of State of the United

gold coins in

Jiechi, Minister of

cause embarrassment to

States.

plexiglass case in red

Foreign Affairs of the donor and U.S. box with ``Beijing

People's Republic of

Government. 2008'' official

China. licensed product.

Rec'd--September 23, 2007; Est. Value--

$1,200.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

Pictograms of the

His Exellency Dai

Non-acceptance would

Secretary of State of the United

Beijing 2008 Olympic

Bingguo, Vice Minister cause embarrassment to

States.

Games Pin Set. Rec'd-- of Foreign Affairs of

donor and U.S.

September 24, 2007;

the People's Republic

Government.

Est. Value--$460.00;

of China.

Location--Transferred to General Services

Administration.

The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

1 square meter silk

His Excellency

Non-acceptance would

Secretary of State of the United

carpet with orange,

Gurbanguly

cause embarrassment to

States.

tan, green and merlot

Berdimuhammedov,

donor and U.S. colors patterns inside

President of

Government. green velvet suitcase,

Turkmenistan. silk on woolpile.

Rec'd--September 26, 2007; Est. Value--

$600.00; Location--

Transferred to General

Services Administration.

The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

Large painting, floral

His Excellency Jacques- Non-acceptance would

Secretary of State of the United

bouquet with hands.

Eacutedouard Alexis, cause embarrassment to

States.

Rec'd--April 9, 2007;

Prime Minister of Haiti. donor and U.S.

Est. Value--$8,000.00;

Government.

Location--Pending

Transfer to General

Services Administration.

The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

  1. Wooden box with inlay His Majesty and Her

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    design; 2. Jewelry-

    Majesty King Abdullah

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    necklace and earrings.

    II bin Al Hussein and

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--January 14,

    Rania Al-Abdullah, King Government. 2007; Est. Value--

    of the Hashemite

    $4,630.00; Location--

    Kingdom of Jordan and

    Transferred to General

    Queen.

    Services Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Clerc silver stainless

    His Highness Sheikh

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    watch. Rec'd--December

    Tamin bin Hamad Al-

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    20, 2006; Est. Value--

    Thani, Heir Apparent,

    donor and U.S.

    $1,200.00; Location--

    Qatar.

    Government.

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Crystal vase--Baccarat. His Excellency Herve

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    Rec'd--June 25, 2007;

    Morin, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    Est. Value--$420.00;

    Defense of the French

    donor and U.S.

    Location--Transferred

    Republic.

    Government. to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Herme's silk scarf.

    His Excellency Bernard

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    Rec'd--June 24, 2007;

    Kouchner, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    Est. Value--$350.00;

    Foreign of the French

    donor and U.S.

    Location--Transferred

    Republic.

    Government. to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Gilded, ornament horn.

    His Excellency Igor

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    Rec'd--February 19,

    Ivanov, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    2007; Est. Value--

    Foreign Affairs of the donor and U.S.

    $440.00; Location--

    Russian Federation.

    Government.

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Ruby and diamond

    The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    necklace, earrings,

    Holy Mosques King

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    bracelet and ring.

    Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--July 31, 2007;

    Al Saud, King of the

    Government.

    Est. Value--

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

    $165,000.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

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    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

  2. Book: Mam jalal, From His Excellency Jalal

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    a Fredom Fighter to a

    Talabani, President of cause embarrassment to

    States.

    President with

    Iraq.

    donor and U.S. inscription from

    Government.

    President Talabani to

    Secretary Rice; 2.

    Inlaid box, 30 X 30 cm, probably mass produced in Syria, lined with red cushioned material 3. Inlaid box, 30 X 30 cm, probably mass produced in Syria, lined with red cushioned material.

    Rec'd--December 18, 2007; Est. Value--

    $405.00; Location--

    Pending Transfer to

    General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

  3. Green chest with

    His Excellency Zine El- Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    drawers filled with

    Abidine Bem Ali,

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    bags of dates; 2. 8

    President of the

    donor and U.S.

    Bottles of Carthage

    Republic of Tunisia.

    Government. brand extra virgin olive oil; 3. 6 Bottles of wine from Les Vignes de Tanit Vinyard.

    Rec'd--December 20, 2007; Est. Value--

    $450.00; Location--

    Pending Transfer to

    General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Malachite over onyx in

    Prince Muqrin bin Abdul Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    green box and glass

    Aziz, Director of the

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    with black base

    General Intelligence

    donor and U.S. paperweight. Rec'd--

    Presidency of the

    Government.

    August 1, 2007; Est.

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

    Value--$510.00;

    Location--Transferred to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Silver inlaid icon in

    Theophilos, Patriach of Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    wooden box and silver

    Jerusalem, Palestinian cause embarrassment to

    States.

    candleholders and

    Authority.

    donor and U.S. candles. Rec'd--October

    Government. 17, 2007; Est. Value--

    $560.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    14K gold pendant and

    Theophilos, Patriach of Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    chain with Ancient

    Jerusalem, Palestinian cause embarrassment to

    States.

    Roman silver coin.

    Authority.

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--October 17,

    Government. 2007; Est. Value--

    $540.00; Location--

    Pending Transfer to

    General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Emerald and diamond

    His Majesty Abdullah bin Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    jewelry (ring,

    Al-Hussein, King of the cause embarrassment to

    States.

    bracelet, necklace and

    Hashemite Kingdom of

    donor and U.S. earrings) 19K white

    Jordan.

    Government. gold. Rec'd--January 5, 2007; Est. Value--

    $147,000.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Jewelry box. Rec'd--

    Mrs. Park Geun-Hye,

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    February 15, 2007; Est. National Assembly

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    Value--$345.00;

    Member of the Republic donor and U.S.

    Location--Transferred

    of Korea.

    Government. to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Ebony elephant adorned

    The Right Honorable

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    with sterling silver

    Rohitha Bogollagama,

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    and jewels. Rec'd--

    M.P., Minister of

    donor and U.S.

    March 16, 2007; Est.

    Foreign Affairs of the

    Government.

    Value--$850.00;

    Democratic Socialist

    Location--Transferred

    Republic of Sri Lanka. to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

  4. One glass box with

    His Excellency Jalal

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    filigree silver palm

    Talabani, President of cause embarrassment to

    States.

    tree and gold dates

    Iraq.

    donor and U.S. hanging from it; 2. One

    Government. glass box with pewter copy of Code of

    Hammurabi as a stele in it. Rec'd--February 17, 2007; Est. Value--

    $1,140.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

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    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

  5. Book: Czech composer His Excellency Karel

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    Bedrick Smetana's sheet Schwarzenberg, Minister cause embarrassment to

    States.

    music; 2. Black and

    of Foreign Affairs of

    donor and U.S. ivory-colored tea set. the Czech Republic.

    Government.

    Rec'd--April 19, 2007;

    Est. Value--$400.00;

    Location--Transferred to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

  6. Necklace, earrings,

    His Excellency Ali

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    bracelet and ring set;

    Abdullah Saleh,

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

  7. Set of 5 rings.

    President of the

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--May 10, 2007;

    Republic of Yemen.

    Government.

    Est. Value--$405.00;

    Location--Transferred to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    One decorative plate

    Her Royal Majesty Rania Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    with plate stand; four

    Al Abdullah, Queen of

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    cloisonne boxes and one the Hashemite Kingdom

    donor and U.S. painting. Rec'd--

    of Jordan.

    Government.

    January 3, 2006; Est.

    Value--$325.00;

    Location--Transferred to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Hermes square crystal

    His Excellency Nicolas

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    vase 3 piece set.

    Sarkozy, President of

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    Rec'd--June 24, 2007;

    the French Republic.

    donor and U.S.

    Est. Value--$345.00;

    Government.

    Location--Transferred to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

  8. Leather Bag; 2. Book: His Excellency Celso

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    Colonia. Rec'd--March

    Amorim, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    10, 2007; Est. Value--

    Foreign Affairs of the donor and U.S.

    $465.00; Location--

    Federative Republic of

    Government.

    Transferred to General

    Brazil.

    Services Administration.

    The Honorable Condoleezza Rice,

    Necklace--flower petal

    The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State of the United

    motif. Rec'd--November

    Holy Mosques King

    cause embarrassment to

    States.

    13, 2005; Est. Value--

    Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S.

    $170,000.00; Location-- Al Saud, King of the

    Government.

    Transferred to General

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

    Services Administration.

    Geeta Pasi......................... Pearl (7.0-8.5 ml off

    M.G. Islam, National

    Non-acceptance would round) necklace 63long. Rec'd--

    of Bangladesh.

    donor and U.S.

    September 1, 2007; Est.

    Government.

    Value--$1,800.00;

    Location--Transferred to General Services

    Administration.

    Geeta Pasi......................... Glass replica of the

    Engineer Abdallah Bin

    Non-acceptance would

    Muscat Festival 2007

    Abbas Bin Ahmad, Mayor cause embarrassment to

    Entrance Gate. Rec'd-- of Muscat Municpality. donor and U.S.

    January 1, 2007; Est.

    Government.

    Value--$987.00;

    Disposition--Permission to Retain for official use only.

    Jeffrey Feltman, Deputy Principal 1. Olive tree, estimated Walid Joumblatt,

    Non-acceptance would

    Officer, Consulate General

    to be over 100 years

    Chairman of the

    cause embarrassment to

    Jerusalem.

    old, transplanted on

    Progressive Socialist

    donor and U.S. the Embassy compound

    Party.

    Government.

    (Consular Building grounds); 2. Old painted door, estimated to be over 50 years old. Rec'd--March 27, 2007; Est. Value--

    $3,000.00; Disposition--

    Permission to Retain for official use only.

    John D. Negroponte, Deputy

    Silk beige, blue and

    Lieutenant General

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of State.

    pink floor rug. Rec'd-- Nadeem Taj, Director

    cause embarrassment to

    December 7, 2007; Est.

    General Inter Services donor and U.S.

    Value--$680.00;

    Intelligence, Pakistan. Government.

    Location--Pending

    Transfer to General

    Services Administration.

    Thomas Barnard, Regional Security

    Ebel men's wrist watch. His Excellency Al Nour

    Non-acceptance would

    Officer.

    Rec'd--June 7, 2007;

    Nasser Salem,

    cause embarrassment to

    Est. Value--$1,900.00;

    Brigradier General of

    donor and U.S.

    Location--Transferred

    Jordan.

    Government. to General Services

    Administration.

    Page 78495

    Thomas Barnard, Regional Security

    Ebel men's wrist watch. Colonel Matar Hamad Al

    Non-acceptance would

    Officer.

    Rec'd--January 16,

    Muhairy, General

    cause embarrassment to 2007; Est. Value--

    Director, Security

    donor and U.S.

    $1,900.00; Location--

    Affairs and Ports, UAE. Government.

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Nina Behrens, Diplomatic

    Black leather and silver The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would

    Interpreter.

    Tiffany & Co. wrist

    Holy Mosques King

    cause embarrassment to watch. Rec'd--October

    Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S. 23, 2007; Est. Value--

    Al Saud, King of the

    Government.

    $1,800.00; Location--

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Eric Donelan, Special Agent--

    Woman's Movado Certa

    His Excellency Nassir

    Non-acceptance would

    Diplomatic Security.

    stainless steel watch.

    Abdulaziz Al-Nasser,

    cause embarrassment to

    Rec'd--October 18,

    Ambassador to the

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    United Nations.

    Government.

    $430.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Eric Donelan, Special Agent--

    Clerc men's watch,

    His Excellency Nassir

    Non-acceptance would

    Diplomatic Security.

    stainless steel silver

    Abdulaziz Al-Nasser,

    cause embarrassment to with blue face. Rec'd-- Ambassador to the

    donor and U.S.

    January 13, 2007; Est.

    United Nations.

    Government.

    Value--$1,200.00;

    Location--Transferred to General Services

    Administration.

    Leslie Moeller, Consular Officer... Gift set containing two Saudi

    Non-acceptance would types of perfume and

    Telecommunications,

    cause embarrassment to wood. Rec'd--August 25, Government of the

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Kindgom of Saudi Arabia. Government.

    $950.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Sheibh Hassan, Consular Officer.... Gift set containing two Saudi

    Non-acceptance would types of perfume and

    Telecommunications,

    cause embarrassment to wood. Rec'd--August 25, Government of the

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Kindgom of Saudi Arabia. Government.

    $950.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Mario Boniol, Radio Tech........... Gift set containing two Saudi

    Non-acceptance would types of perfume and

    Telecommunications,

    cause embarrassment to wood. Rec'd--August 25, Government of the

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Kindgom of Saudi Arabia. Government.

    $950.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Ford Fraker, Ambassador............ Large desk plaque of

    Dr. Mohamed Al-Mezher,

    Non-acceptance would

    Abha Tower and

    Secretary General of

    cause embarrassment to commemorating AMB visit the Kingdom of Saudi

    donor and U.S. to the city. Rec'd--

    Arabia.

    Government.

    December 26, 2007; Est.

    Value--$400.00;

    Location--Retained by

    Recipient.

    Ford Fraker, Ambassador............ 1. Book: Safeya

    Abdullah S. Jum'ah, CEO Non-acceptance would

    Binzagr....A Three

    of Aramco.

    cause embarrassment to

    Decade Journey with

    donor and U.S.

    Saudi Heritage; 2.

    Government.

    Plate with painting by

    Safeya Bizagr. Rec'd--

    May 23, 2007; Est.

    Value--$353.00;

    Location--Pending

    Transfer to General

    Services Administration.

    Ford Fraker, Ambassador............ Tiffany's men watch.

    The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would

    Rec'd--October 23,

    Holy Mosques King

    cause embarrassment to 2007; Est. Value--

    Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S.

    $3,900.00; Location--

    Al Saud, King of the

    Government.

    Transferred to General

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

    Services Administration.

    Chase Untermeyer, Ambassador....... Watch, wallet, cufflinks General Major Hamad Al- Non-acceptance would and pen--Paco Rabanne

    Attiyah, Chief of

    cause embarrassment to set. Rec'd--May 31,

    Staff, Qatari Armed

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Forces.

    Government.

    $385.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Page 78496

    Cecilia Elizondo Herrera, Principal Cartier Pasha platinum

    Baltazar Hinojosa, Mayor Non-acceptance would

    Officer.

    ballpoint pen ST220006. of the City Matamoros. cause embarrassment to

    Rec'd--December 12,

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Government.

    $590.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Sean McCormack, Assistant Secretary Concord LASCLA tonne

    The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would for Public Affairs and Spokesman. wrist watch. Rec'd--

    Holy Mosques King

    cause embarrassment to

    March 1, 2007; Est.

    Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S.

    Value--$1,950.00;

    Al Saud, King of the

    Government.

    Location--Transferred

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. to General Services

    Administration.

    Patricia Butenis, Ambassador....... Gold necklace, earring

    Brigadier General ATM

    Non-acceptance would set with diamond studs-- Amin, Director, Counter cause embarrassment to 18K yellow gold. Rec'd-- Terrorism Bureau,

    donor and U.S.

    June 7, 2007; Est.

    Bangladesh.

    Government.

    Value--$900.00;

    Location--Transferred to General Services

    Administration.

    Eliot Cohen, Consular Officer...... Rug--3 borders, 7

    His Excellency Aftab

    Non-acceptance would horseman, deers, tigers Ahmed Khan Sherpao,

    cause embarrassment to and pumas. Rec'd--July

    Minister of Interior of donor and U.S. 19, 2007; Est. Value-- the Islamic Republic of Government.

    $450.00; Location--

    Pakistan.

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Mary Dubose, Staff Assistant....... Portrait of President

    Dr. Chan Laiwan and the Non-acceptance would

    Bush, silk framed.

    China Red Sandaklwood

    cause embarrassment to

    Rec'd--May 24, 2007;

    Museum in Beijing.

    donor and U.S.

    Est. Value--$950.00;

    Government.

    Location--Transferred to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable David Welch,

    Concord LASCLA tonne

    The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would

    Assistant Secretary of State.

    wrist watch. Rec'd--

    Holy Mosques King

    cause embarrassment to

    March 1, 2007; Est.

    Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S.

    Value--$1,950.00;

    Al Saud, King of the

    Government.

    Location--Transferred

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. to General Services

    Administration.

    The Honorable David Welch,

    Concord LASCLA tonne

    The Custodian of the Two Non-acceptance would

    Assistant Secretary of State.

    wrist watch. Rec'd--

    Holy Mosques King

    cause embarrassment to

    March 1, 2007; Est.

    Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz donor and U.S.

    Value--$1,950.00;

    Al Saud, King of the

    Government.

    Location--Transferred

    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. to General Services

    Administration.

    James C. Oberwetter, U.S.

  9. Silver Bedouin

    Dr. Faisal Bin Abdel

    Non-acceptance would

    Ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    necklace with red

    Karim Ali Al Khamis,

    cause embarrassment to beads; 2. Replica of

    Qassim Chamber of

    donor and U.S. small door from Qassim

    Commerce.

    Government. area; 3. Incense kit with wood and local perfumes. Rec'd--March 10, 2007; Est. Value--

    $331.67; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Nicholas Burns, U.S. Political

  10. Oil painting by

    His Excellency Dr. Ivo

    Non-acceptance would

    Affiars.

    Tihomir Lonxar; 2. Book Sanader, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to of Loncar's art. Rec'd-- of the Republic of

    donor and U.S.

    May 1, 2007; Est.

    Croatia.

    Government.

    Value--$500.00;

    Disposition--Permission to Retain for official use only.

    Nicholas Burns, U.S. Political

    Afghan rug. Rec'd--March His Excellency Abdul

    Non-acceptance would

    Affiars.

    1, 2007; Est. Value--

    Rahim Wardak, Minister cause embarrassment to

    $400.00; Disposition-- of Defense of the

    donor and U.S.

    Permission to Retain

    Islamic Republic of

    Government. for official use only.

    Afghanistan.

    Nicholas Burns, U.S. Political

    Decorative Moroccan

    Mr. Mohamed Yassine

    Non-acceptance would

    Affiars.

    jewelry box/case.

    Mansouri, Director of

    cause embarrassment to

    Rec'd--February 21,

    Moroccan Intelligence. donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Government.

    $485.00; Location--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Gary Grappo, Ambassador............ Amber glass horse head. Sheikh Saud Salim

    Non-acceptance would

    Rec'd--May 1, 2006;

    Bahwan, Chairman of the cause embarrassment to

    Est. Value--$2,361.00;

    Saud Bahwan Group.

    donor and U.S.

    Disposition--Permission

    Government. to Retain for official use only.

    Page 78497

    Gary Grappo, Ambassador............ Khanjar. Rec'd--May 1,

    His Excellency Salim bin Non-acceptance would 2007; Est. Value--

    Aufit al Shanfari,

    cause embarrassment to

    $390.00; Disposition--

    Chairman of Dhofar

    donor and U.S.

    Permission to Retain

    Municipality, Sultanate Government. for official use only. of Oman.

    Gary Grappo, Ambassador............ Glass replica of the

    Engineer Abdallah Bin

    Non-acceptance would

    Muscat Festival 2007

    Abbas Bin Ahmad, Mayor cause embarrassment to

    Entrance Gate. Rec'd-- of Muscat Municpality. donor and U.S.

    January 1, 2007; Est.

    Government.

    Value--$987.00;

    Disposition--Permission to Retain for official use only.

    Ronald E. Neumann, Ambassador...... Carpet. Rec'd--February Haji Elmas, Member of

    Non-acceptance would 15, 2007; Est. Value--

    Parliament from Parwan cause embarrassment to

    $350.00; Disposition--

    Province, Afghanistan. donor and U.S.

    Permission to Retain

    Government. for official use only.

    John Cloud, Ambassador............. Commemorative statuette His Excellency Valdas

    Non-acceptance would depicting bronze

    Adamkus, President of

    cause embarrassment to feather on stone base. the Republic of

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--July 25, 2007;

    Lithuania.

    Government.

    Est. Value--$941.00;

    Disposition--Permission to Retain for official use only.

    Benedicte Monroe, Ambassador....... Necklace, earrings and

    Her Royal Highness

    Non-acceptance would ring set-yellow and

    Sheikha Sabika Bint

    cause embarrassment to white gold 104.50 grams Ibrahim Al Khalifa,

    donor and U.S. total weight. Rec'd--

    Wife of the King of the Government.

    July 1, 2007; Est.

    Kingdom of Bahrain.

    Value--$1,820.00;

    Disposition--Permission to Retain for official use only.

    Elaine Neumann, Ambassador......... 22K gold necklace,

    Her Royal Highness

    Non-acceptance would earring and ring set.

    Sheikha Sabika Bint

    cause embarrassment to

    Rec'd--February 6,

    Ibrahim Al Khalifa,

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Wife of the King of the Government.

    $1,960.00; Location--

    Kingdom of Bahrain.

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Agency: Central Intelligence Agency

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    General Michael V. Hayden,

    Silver two bottle ink

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Director, Central Intelligence

    stand, in a rectangular

    cause embarrassment to

    Agency.

    footed tray with pen

    donor and U.S. groove and two hinged

    Government. top ink wells centering a removable bell.

    Rec'd--February 2, 2007; Est. Value--

    $500.00; Location--To be retained for official display.

    General Michael V. Hayden,

    Single strand pearl

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Director, Central Intelligence

    necklace, with 14-karat

    cause embarrassment to

    Agency.

    white gold clasp.

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--March 29, 2007;

    Government.

    Est. Value--$500.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to General

    Services

    Administration..

    General Michael V. Hayden,

    Filigree silver mounted 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Director, Central Intelligence

    and oval cabochon agate

    cause embarrassment to

    Agency.

    scabbard sword, 20th

    donor and U.S.

    Century in a fitted

    Government. case. Rec'd--May 1, 2007; Est. Value--

    $500.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to

    General Services

    Administration..

    General Michael V. Hayden,

    24-karat gold figure of 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Director, Central Intelligence

    a cow-form divinity on

    cause embarrassment to

    Agency.

    a wood plaque base.

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--June 5, 2007;

    Government.

    Est. Value--$1,000.00;

    Location--To be retained for official display.

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    General Michael V. Hayden,

    18-karat yellow gold

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Director, Central Intelligence

    medallion in a fitted

    cause embarrassment to

    Agency.

    red reptile case.

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--September 28,

    Government. 2007; Est. Value--

    $3,500.00; Location--To be retained for official display.

    General Michael V. Hayden,

    Silk rug, 9 feet by 6

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Director, Central Intelligence

    feet, red ground with

    cause embarrassment to

    Agency.

    five vertical rows of

    donor and U.S. lozenge medallions on

    Government. light green and ivory ground, geometric guard border on light blue ground. Rec'd--

    September 28, 2007;

    Est. Value--$1,000.00;

    Location--To be retained for official display.

    General Michael V. Hayden,

    Visconti fountain pen

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Director, Central Intelligence

    with 14-karat white

    cause embarrassment to

    Agency.

    gold banded faux

    donor and U.S. tortoise body in a

    Government. fitted case. Rec'd--

    December 10, 2007; Est.

    Value--$500.00;

    Location--To be retained for official display.

    General Michael V. Hayden,

    Jeweled embossed silver 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Director, Central Intelligence

    round box together with

    cause embarrassment to

    Agency.

    a group of five silver

    donor and U.S. pendants. Rec'd--

    Government.

    January 21, 2007; Est.

    Value--$500.00;

    Location--To be retained for official display.

    Stephen J. Kappes, Deputy Director, Two stainless steel

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Central Intelligence Agency.

    gentleman's and lady's

    cause embarrassment to automatic water

    donor and U.S. resistant wristwatches,

    Government.

    Cartier each in a fitted gold stenciled red leather case.

    Rec'd--July 9, 2007;

    Est. Value--$3,000.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to General

    Services

    Administration..

    Stephen J. Kappes, Deputy Director, Bronze group of the

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Central Intelligence Agency.

    Horse Race, sculpted as

    cause embarrassment to two mounted horses at

    donor and U.S. the finish line, on a

    Government. green verdigris partial patinated terrain base, mounted on a walnut plinth with leather belt strapping. Rec'd--

    April 7, 2007; Est.

    Value--$500.00;

    Location--To be retained for official display.

    Stephen J. Kappes, Deputy Director, Brass mounted mother-of- 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Central Intelligence Agency.

    pearl and bone inlaid

    cause embarrassment to walnut flint-lock-

    donor and U.S. rifle, 19th Century,

    Government. with octagonal steel barrel and walnut stock inlaid with mother-of- pearl brass and bone.

    Rec'd--February 2, 2007; Est. Value--

    $750.00; Location--To be retained for official display.

    An Agency Employee................. Icon of St. George

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would

    Slaying the Dragon,

    cause embarrassment to last quarter 19th

    donor and U.S.

    Century, with Cyrillic

    Government. inscription on reverse.

    Rec'd--April 29, 2005;

    Est. Value--$500.00;

    Location--To be retained for official display.

    An Agency Employee................. Gentleman's stainless

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would steel automatic

    cause embarrassment to chronograph wristwatch

    donor and U.S. with date and calendar

    Government. with a stainless steel flexible band,

    Longines. Rec'd--July 1, 2007; Est. Value--

    $700.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to

    General Services

    Administration.

    Page 78499

    An Agency Employee................. Gentleman's gold and

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would stainless steel

    cause embarrassment to wristwatch, Rolex

    donor and U.S.

    Oyster Perpetual Date

    Government.

    Submariner Chronometer with a gold and stainless steel flexible band. Rec'd--

    July 17, 2007; Est.

    Value--$3,500.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to General

    Services Administration.

    An Agency Employee................. Silk rug, 4 feet 10

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would inches by 3 feet 1

    cause embarrassment to inch, navy blue ground

    donor and U.S. with palmette and

    Government. trellising vine field, centering a pulled star medallion on rose ground with a navy border. Rec'd--May 13, 2006; Est. Value--

    $500.00; Location--To be retained for official display.

    An Agency Employee................. Silk rug, 4 feet 10

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would inches by 3 feet 2

    cause embarrassment to inches, ivory ground

    donor and U.S. with palmette and

    Government. trellising vine field centering a pulled star medallion on light rust ground, floral spray and ivory spandrels, complementary guard border on red ground.

    Rec'd--November 11, 2007; Est. Value--

    $500.00; Location--To be retained for official display.

    An Agency Employee................. Silk rug, 4 feet 10

    5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)..... Non-acceptance would inches by 3 feet 2

    cause embarrassment to inches, ivory ground

    donor and U.S. with palmette and

    Government. trellising vine field centering a pulled star medallion on light rust ground, floral spray and ivory spandrels, complementary guard border on red ground.

    Rec'd--November 11, 2007; Est. Value--

    $500.00; Location--To be retained for official display.

    Agency: Committee on Standards of Official Conduct

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker One framed, colored-

    His Excellency Nguyen

    Non-acceptance would of the U.S. House of

    glass and stone

    Minh Triet, President

    cause embarrassment to

    Representatives.

    painting. Rec'd--June

    of the Socialist

    donor and U.S. 21, 2007; Est. Value--

    Republic of Vietnam.

    Government.

    $350.00; Location--

    Office of the Clerk.

    Page 78500

    Agency: Defense Intelligence Agency

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Colonel Robert Rosedale, Defense

    Mont Blanc pen. Rec'd-- Major General Abdul-

    Non-acceptance would

    Attache, Saudi Arabia.

    August 26, 2007; Est.

    Rahman Al-Marshed,

    cause embarrassment to

    Value--$570.00;

    Minister of Defense and donor and U.S.

    Location--Defense

    Aviation Chief of

    Government.

    Intelligence Agency

    Intelligence & Security

    General Counsel's

    (J2), Saudi Arabia.

    Office.

    Lieutenant Colonel Robert

    Aigner watch. Rec'd--

    Mr. Abdal Rahman Had-

    Non-acceptance would

    Friedenberg, Defense Attache

    June 2007; Est. Value-- Hood, the Chief,

    cause embarrassment to

    Kuwait.

    $521; Location--Pending Analysis Branch, Kuwait donor and U.S. transfer to GSA.

    Department of Military

    Government.

    Intelligence and

    Security, State of

    Kuwait.

    Agency: Department of Agriculture

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Mike Johanns, U.S. Secretary of

    A jar of Caspian Caviar His Excellency Kanat B. Non-acceptance would

    Agriculture.

    Sevruga Malossol 300

    Saudabayev, Ambassador cause embarrassment to grams net wt 10.58 oz. of Republic of

    donor and U.S. approx. Rec'd--28-Feb-

    Kazakhstan, Embassy of

    Government. 07; Est. Value--

    Republic of Kazakhstan.

    $535.00; Location--The caviar was returned to

    Secretary on 3/7/2007, but later destroyed due to spoilage.

    Agency: Department of Army

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Brigadier General Daniel P. Bolger, Necklace with green

    Mrs. Gloria Rodriguez de Non-acceptance would

    Joint Readiness Training Center,

    beads and gold plated

    Moreno, Wife of Vice

    cause embarrassment to

    Fort Polk, Louisiana.

    earrings. Rec'd--27-Apr- Commander of the

    donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--$305;

    Columbian Military

    Government.

    Disposition--Transferre Forces. d to General Services

    Administration August 16, 2007.

    Major General Ann E. Dunwoody,

    Necklace Gold w/Earring Dr. Sheikh al Jaber Ali Non-acceptance would

    Command General, Military Traffic

    & Ring ($5,000). Rec'd-- al Sabah, Kuwait Port

    cause embarrassment to

    Management Command, Headquarters. 12-Apr-07; Est. Value-- Authority, State of

    donor and U.S.

    $5,000; Disposition--

    Kuwait.

    Government.

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Major General Ann E. Dunwoody,

    Gold Necklace ($3,000). Dr. Sheikh al Jaber Ali Non-acceptance would

    Command General, Military Traffic

    Rec'd--12-Apr-07; Est. al Sabah, Kuwait Port

    cause embarrassment to

    Management Command, Headquarters.

    Value--$3,000;

    Authority, State of

    donor and U.S.

    Disposition--Pending

    Kuwait.

    Government.

    Transfer to General

    Services Administration.

    Brigadier General Barbara Doornink, Gold Bracelet with Ring Dr. Sheikh al Jaber Ali Non-acceptance would

    Deputy Commanding General,

    ($3,000). Rec'd--12-Apr- al Sabah, Kuwait Port

    cause embarrassment to

    Military Traffic Management

    07; Est. Value--$3,000; Authority, State of

    donor and U.S.

    Command, Headquarters.

    Disposition--Transferre Kuwait.

    Government. d to General Services

    Administration.

    Page 78501

    Lieutenant General Joseph Peterson, 22K Gold Rope Chain

    His Excellency Falah

    Non-acceptance would

    Chief of Staff/Deputy Commanding

    ($180); 22K Gold Link

    Hassan, Ministry of

    cause embarrassment to

    General.

    Chain ($80); Gold

    Interior, Republic of

    donor and U.S.

    Pendant of Iraq ($115); Iraq.

    Government.

    Gold Pendant of Iraq w/

    Blue & White ($115);

    Gold Pendant of Iraqi coin ($119); Gold Ring with clear stones

    ($1,200). Rec'd--27-Apr- 07; Est. Value--$1,809;

    Disposition--Transferre d to General Services

    Administration August 16, 2007.

    Colonel Victoria A. Leignadier,

    Mont Blanc Watch

    Dr. Sheikh al Jaber Ali Non-acceptance would

    Commander 598th Transportation

    ($1,000). Rec'd--12-Apr- al Sabah, Kuwait Port

    cause embarrassment to

    Group.

    07; Est. Value--$1,000; Authority, State of

    donor and U.S.

    Disposition--Transferre Kuwait.

    Government. d to General Services

    Administration.

    Major Kathryn Spletstoser,

    Pendant Flag Sterling

    Dr. Sheikh al Jaber Ali Non-acceptance would

    Assistant Division Commander,

    Silver ($3,000). Rec'd-- al Sabah, Kuwait Port

    cause embarrassment to

    Military Traffic Management

    12-Apr-07; Est. Value-- Authority, State of

    donor and U.S.

    Command, Headquarters.

    $3,000; Disposition--

    Kuwait.

    Government.

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Lieutenant Colonel James D. Hess,

    Men's Quartz Watch

    Brigadier General Yunis, Non-acceptance would

    Commander 325th Brigade Support

    ($666). Rec'd--14-Mar-

    Commander, Garrison

    cause embarrassment to

    Battalion.

    07; Est. Value--$666;

    Support, Republic of

    donor and U.S.

    Disposition--Transferre Iraq.

    Government. d to General Services

    Administration.

    Agency: Department of Commerce

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Carlos M. Gutierrez, Secretary of

    A 14\1/2\-inch vase made Dr. Mir Muhammad Amin

    Non-acceptance would

    Commerce.

    of blue malachite

    Farhang, Afghan

    cause embarrassment to stone, gilded interior. Minister of Commerce.

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--20-Aug-07; Est.

    Government.

    Value--$350.00;

    Location--In storage at

    Department of Commerce.

    Agency: Department of Defense

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Photo album 203d Barcode 992925D-- Cao Gangchaun, Minister cause embarrassment to photo album having blue of Defense, China.

    donor and U.S. fabric hard cover

    Government. marked ``with the compliments of the

    Ministry of National

    Defense, PR China'', containing 37 polychrome photos of

    Robert Gates plus

    Chinese males, in fabric-covered sleeve with same

    ``compliments''. Rec'd-- 11/05/2007; Est. Value--

    $100.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78502

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Book--The Palace Museum His Excellency General

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    203e Barcode

    Cao Gangchaun, Minister cause embarrassment to 992925E--hardcover, red of Defense, China.

    donor and U.S. fabric cover, ``The

    Government.

    Palace Museum Edited by the Palace Museum''

    ISBN 978-7-80047-621- 1

    . Rec'd--11/05/2007;

    Est. Value--$85.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Parque Forestal

    His Excellency Jose Goni Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Painting--DB 171a--Barcode

    Defense, Chile.

    donor and U.S. 992867B. Rec'd--10/04/

    Government. 2007; Est. Value--

    $330.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Book--Art of Birds--

    His Excellency Jose Goni Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    171b--Barcode

    Carrasco, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to 992867B. Rec'd--10/04/

    Defense, Chile.

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Government.

    $30.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    DVD--The Palace Museum

    His Excellency General

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    203f barcode

    Cao Gangchaun, Minister cause embarrassment to 992925F--DVD/videotape of Defense, China.

    donor and U.S. by China International

    Government.

    TV Corporation

    www.CCTV-YX.com

    , labeled ``CCTV--

    International

    Edition''. Rec'd--11/05/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $40.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Knife with leather

    Vice Admiral Tarmo

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    sheath--Barcode 992597-- Kouts, Chief of Defense cause embarrassment to reticulated steel blade Estonia.

    donor and U.S. depicting brasstone

    Government. cross, brasstone arrow, silvertone ship, signed with limited edition no. 02/14, in carved wood handle displaying curves, in brown leather sheath with brasstone cleat; in presentation box with presentation tag.

    Rec'd--12/06/2002; Est.

    Value--$365.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Artwork, set of three

    General Franciszek

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    framed reliefs, sences

    Gagor, Chief of

    cause embarrassment to of Warsaw--Barcode

    Defense, Poland.

    donor and U.S. 992600--3 plaque, each

    Government. an embossed silver rectangle stamped

    ``925'' (indicating sterling grade) plus gilt highlights, in mat and printed wood grain frame, in presentation box with presentation tag to Peter Pace. The scenes are historic places in Warsaw,

    Poland. Rec'd--09/21/ 2006; Est. Value--

    $365.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Artwork, elephant with

    Air Marshal Ajit

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    three riders--Barcode

    Bhavanami, Vice Chief

    cause embarrassment to 992601--handpainted ink of the Air Staff, India. donor and U.S. and color, of 3 males

    Government. on an elephant dressed in ornaments, including tiny apparent rubies and emeralds, signed

    ``Badu Lal Maroha'', in green silk mat and molded goldtone frame with foliated design, 15\1/2\h x 13\1/4\w.

    Rec'd--06/05/2006; Est.

    Value--$440.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78503

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Wood plaque with brass

    Admiral Marco Peytro

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    eagle inscribed

    Gonzalez, Secretary of cause embarrassment to

    ``Armada de Mexico''-- the Navy, Mexico.

    donor and U.S.

    Barcode 992627A--

    Government. rectangular silver plaque stamped

    ``sterling 925'' in bottom right corner, displaying Mexican and

    U.S. flags at top over engraved dedication to

    Peter Pace from Marco

    Gonzales, affixed to wood back. Rec'd--11/02/ 2006; Est. Value--

    $100.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Wood plaque with flags

    Admiral Marco Peytro

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    of Mexico and USA

    Gonzalez, Secretary of cause embarrassment to

    (damage; missing piece the Navy, Mexico.

    donor and U.S. from center of plaque)--

    Government.

    Barcode 992627B--shield shape, painted black, fronted by brass castings of ribbon marked ``ARMADA DE

    MEXICO'' over bird with snake in beak over crossed anchors, over laurel leaf crescent, over presentation tag to Peter Pace from

    Mexico Secretary of the

    Navy. Rec'd--11/02/ 2006; Est. Value--

    $425.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Saber, engraved

    General of the Army

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    ``General Peter Pace''

    Mihail Popescu, Chief

    cause embarrassment to

    Barcode 992635--steel

    of Defense, Romania.

    donor and U.S. blade with foliate

    Government. designs on both sides marked ``Carl Eickhorn

    Solingen'', in black plastic handgrip wrapped in spiral twist wire with silvertone reticulated hand guard including lion head at top with ruby-colored glass eyes, in silvertone scabbard script engraved

    ``General Peter Pace'', plus goldtone tassel, in carrying box. Rec'd-- 03/14/2002; Est. Value--

    $650.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Women's wristwatch with General Hamad Bin Ali Al- Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    pink leather band and

    Attiyah, Chief of

    cause embarrassment to multi-colored stones

    Defense of Qatar,

    donor and U.S. around the face--

    Romania.

    Government.

    Barcode 992641A--MW, having round mother-of- pearl face with numerals 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 3 dials at 2/6/10 o'clock positions within silvertone case ornamented with flowers having amber/green/red/ clear stones, case back marked MW04A13 and

    AE00337855, lizard leather band stained pink, buckle stamped

    ``MW'' in blue leather box. Rec'd--12/28/2005;

    Est. Value--$1,040.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78504

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Men's wristwatch, Du

    General Hamad Bin Ali Al- Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    Centaur, black face

    Attiyah, Chief of

    cause embarrassment to with black leather

    Defense of Qatar,

    donor and U.S. band--Barcode 992641B

    Romania.

    Government. black face marked ``DU

    CENTAURE'' and genoa assymetric spinnaker'', having dial above 6 o'clock position and second dial near 9/10 o'clock, simulated diamonds within zigzag around chapter ring, 4 more outside bezel, case back marked

    ``Alpha du Centaure'', black leather strap, in highly polished lidded wood presentation box.

    Rec'd--12/28/2005; Est.

    Value--$2,200.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Necklace--small pearls-- General Hamad Bin Ali Al- Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    Barcode 992641C--oval

    Attiyah, Chief of

    cause embarrassment to frash water pearls

    Defense of Qatar,

    donor and U.S. strung on unknotted

    Romania.

    Government. cord, terminating in gold hook, 17l, in red leather case marked ``Tiaral,

    Doha-Qatar''. Rec'd--12/ 28/2005; Est. Value--

    $1,112.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Wood chess set 121a--Barcode

    Jalal Talibani,

    cause embarrassment to 992767A--game box,

    President of Iraq.

    donor and U.S. stamped inside

    Government.

    ``KURDISTANSANANDAJ'', being a hinged box, the outside convex walls with incarved rosettes and foliage, encompassing inset of 2- tone marquetry chess playing board, the box opening to disclose veneer work and game board plus dice plus wood playing pieces for chess and checkers, 21\1/4\ square, in custom-made zippered green nylon carrying bag. Rec'd--06/ 16/2007; Est. Value--

    $365.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Rug--121b

    His Excellency President Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Barcode 992767B--Rec'd-- Jalal Talibani,

    cause embarrassment to 06/16/2007; Est. Value-- President of Iraq.

    donor and U.S.

    $165.00; Location--

    Government.

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Rug--121c Barcode

    His Excellency President Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    992767C. Rec'd--06/16/

    Jalal Talibani,

    cause embarrassment to 2007; Est. Value--

    President of Iraq.

    donor and U.S.

    $165.00; Location--

    Government.

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Statue of Gold Falcon

    His Excellency King

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    135 Barcode

    Abdullah, Saudi Arabia. cause embarrassment to 992796--Rec'd--07/31/

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Government.

    $3,000.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78505

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the M900 Machine Gun,

    Admiral David Moreno,

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    mounted in wood and

    Chief of Defense,

    cause embarrassment to glass case--Barcode

    Colombia.

    donor and U.S. 992815--Calico M-900,

    Government. serial E005385, set in wood brackets against red fabric background with 2 brass tags in

    Spanish, one stating that this firearm was used August 02, 2006 near Santo Domingo

    Colombia

    by anti- narcotics troops, other being a presentation tag to Peter Pace dated

    January 2007, in wood presentation box with glazed lid and gadrooned bottom edge, 5h x 32\3/ 4\w x 12\1/ 2\d. Note glued/repaired break in inside curve of butt.

    Rec'd--01/20/2007; Est.

    Value--$650.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Machine gun, 9mm with

    General of the Army,

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    removable magazine

    Yurly Niklayevich

    cause embarrassment to

    Barcode 992818--with

    Baluyevskiy, Chief of

    donor and U.S. removable curved

    Defense, Russia.

    Government. magazine, painted black, top of barrel marked ``C 1944 MX 115'', with attached green woven cotton shoulder strap including brown leather buckles. Rec'd--11/03/ 2006; Est. Value--

    $650.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Nathan Bein, Action Officer,

    Cigarette lighter--

    Lieutenant General Jovan Non-acceptance would

    European and NATO Policy.

    Barcode 992820--marked

    Lakcevic, Chief of

    cause embarrassment to

    ``T. Dupont Paris'' and Staff, Montenegro.

    donor and U.S.

    ``Made in France/Laque

    Government. de Chine/4FKO1J28'', goldtone, top/bottom and hinge edge of high polish without decoration, ridged turning cylinder friction, mat machine- turned straited elsewhere. Rec'd--05/01/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $345.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Painting of the

    Ivan C. Fernald,

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Secretary of Defense

    Minister of Defense,

    cause embarrassment to

    Robert Gates--178--Barcode 992874--

    Government. oil on wood roundel, portrait of Robert

    Gates, wearing burgundy necktie, white shirt, blue jacket, signed/ dated ``Erwin 07'' along lower right side, 20diameter, mounted on with fabric- covered masonsie, in wood frame. Rec'd--10/ 06/2007; Est. Value--

    $900.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78506

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Wood Sculpture--175 Barcode 992876--

    Venetiaan, Suriname.

    cause embarrassment to

    Makonde-style openwork

    donor and U.S. mahogany carving of

    Government. holes and ``C'' curves, some simulating faces/ eyes, 19h x 15, pivoting on domed wood based, 7h x 10d, base incised

    ``J.U.06'' and with affixed title tag

    ``Power of Positive

    Thinking'' over presentation tag to

    Robert Gates from

    Suriname President.

    Rec'd--10/06/2007; Est.

    Value--$1,200.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    James Clad, Deputy Assistant

    Black elephant with

    Lieutenant General GSC

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense, South &

    silver costume wear in

    Fonseka, Commander of

    cause embarrassment to

    South East Asia.

    a case Barcode 992879-- the Sri Lanka Army.

    donor and U.S. carved wood, apparently

    Government. ebony, ornamented in silver with applied silver rosettes, plus 26 real purplish red faceted gemstones, including 6 on petal ends of canopy over rosewater sprinkler on pedestal on elephant's back, 5\1/2\h x 4\3/4\l x 2\1/4\w, set into purple velor-type stand with presentation tag from

    General Fonseka of Sri

    Lanka, in plexiglass case. Rec'd--10/16/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $370.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Rug--60x

    His Excellency Abdul

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    74186 Barcode 992899-- of Defense of the

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--10/18/2007; Est. Islamic Republic of

    Government.

    Value--$900.00;

    Afghanistan.

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Large Green Vase 204 Barcode 992911--

    Soo, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to crackle glaze celadon,

    National Defense, South donor and U.S. slightly tapered

    Korea.

    Government. cylinder with wide flaring rim and no neck, front displaying black tiger stripe cat with raised in serpentine and hook shape, 2 columns of black calligraphy on left plus 2 red chop marks, 11\1/4\h x 8\1/4\d, plus wood stand, in wood box. Rec'd--11/ 07/2007; Est. Value--

    $345.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Blue and white large

    His Excellency General

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    vase--203a

    Cao Gangchaun, Minister cause embarrassment to

    Barcode 992925A--

    of Defense, China.

    donor and U.S.

    Chinese, ceramic,

    Government. baluster-shape with lip over narrow short neck, indigo on white, displaying chrysanthemums among leaves on curving vines bounded by band of leaf tips, shoulder band of demilune florets and lappets, bottom band of floral panel, 16\1/ 2\h x 9\1/ 2\d, on wood stand, in presentation box. Rec'd--11/05/2007;

    Est. Value--$380.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78507

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Blue and white large

    His Excellency General

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    vase--203b

    Cao Gangchaun, Minister cause embarrassment to

    Barcode 992925B--

    of Defense, China.

    donor and U.S.

    Chinese, ceramic,

    Government. baluster-shape with lip over narrow short neck, indigo on white, displaying chrysanthemums among leaves on curving vines bounded by band of leaf tips, shoulder band of demilune florets and lappets, bottom band of floral panel, 16\1/ 2\h x 9\1/ 2\d, on wood stand, in presentation box. Rec'd--11/05/2007;

    Est. Value--$380.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Secretary of Defense

    His Excellency General

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Robert Gates painted

    Cao Gangchaun, Minister cause embarrassment to inside a glass globe-- of Defense, China.

    donor and U.S. 203c Barcode

    Government. 992925C--sphere, clear crystal, 5\1/2\d, interior spherical cavity handpainted on one side with portrait image of white-haired male

    (Robert Gates) wearing dark necktie, white shirt, dark suit jacket, other side depicting portion of the Great Wall of China bordered by autumnal foliage, on footed wood stand dedicated to

    Robert Gates dated

    November 2007, in presentation box.

    Rec'd--11/05/2007; Est.

    Value--$800.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Country Plaque--DB022a Barcode 992369A, Rahim Wardak, Minister cause embarrassment to brass tone roundel

    of National Defense of donor and U.S. displaying dagger and

    the Islamic Republic of Government. crossed rifles over row Afghanistan. of 4 stars over presenter name, all affixed to wood board with metal foot, in presentation box.

    Rec'd--01/17/2007; Est.

    Value--$125.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Afghan Rug--DB022b Barcode 992369B-- Rahim Wardak, Minister cause embarrassment to wool pile, hand woven, of National Defense of donor and U.S. featuring 2 rows of 6

    the Islamic Republic of Government. medallions each in rust/ Afghanistan. indigo/tan, on tan field alternating with

    ``X'' motif, surrounded by 5 primary borders of which the third displays ``fleches''

    (arrowheads), end panels friezes, 53x 82 pile area, excluding fringe. Rec'd--01/17/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $400.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78508

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Gold Jambaya--DB023 Barcode 992370-- Abdullah bin Abdul al- cause embarrassment to

    Jambaya (knife with

    Saud, Bahrain.

    donor and U.S. curved blade in waisted

    Government. handle) the gold-tone handle displaying rosettes of spiral twist wire, 7 diamond shapes on handle end, 10\3/4\1, in gold-tone elbow- shape sheath displaying scrollwork upper panel, spiral twist wrapping, white leather backing, plus rings. Both handle and sheath stamped

    ``875'' (indicating 21K gold) both handle and sheath also stamped

    ``AL-MANNAI''. In presentation box with

    Bahraini emblem and presentation plaque from King of Bahrain to

    Robert Gates. Rec'd--01/ 17/2007; Est. Value--

    $3,200.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Decorative Silver Plate His Excellency Vecdi

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    026a Barcode

    Gonul, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to 992372 round porcelain

    National Defense,

    donor and U.S. plate stamped on back

    Turkey.

    Government.

    ``Kutahya Hand Made 2002 Hatice Ar.'' Front displaying Turkish military emblem in red surrounded by silver- tone Scrollwork and blue rimmed marked

    ``Ministry of National

    Defense'', the plate mounted in silver-tone surround with repouss[eacute] floral band, 15\1/2\h, in presentation box with dedication plaque. Rec'd--01/26/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $210.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Silver Candle Stick

    His Excellency Vecdi

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Holders 026b

    Gonul, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to

    Barcode 992372B pair of National Defense,

    donor and U.S. sterling silver

    Turkey.

    Government. candlesticks, bottom interior of socket stamped ``DAMAR 925'', each stick having bobeche over cylindrical socket over waisted section, over tapered cylinder, over ring, over domed foot with repouss[eacute] lobes and applied two flowers and 6 leaves, 7\3/4\h x 3\5/8\d in presentation box.

    Rec'd--01/26/2007; Est.

    Value--$240.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Silver Vase 026c Barcode 992372C

    Gonul, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to vase, Sterling silver

    National Defense,

    donor and U.S.

    (bottom stamped ``SAMI

    Turkey.

    Government. 925''), having 4-lobed rim with applied foliate scrollwork, waisted neck, inverse baluster shape baluster with 4 repouss[eacute] floral cartouches, flaring foot, 10h x 5\1/4\d, in presentation box. Rec'd--01/26/2007;

    Est. Value--$290.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78509

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Rug--031

    His Excellency Hamid

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Barcode 992376 Rug,

    Karzi, President of the cause embarrassment to

    Afghani, wool pile,

    Islamic Republic of

    donor and U.S. hand-woven, 18 x 20 =

    Afghanistan.

    Government. 360 knots per square inch, displaying 30 rows of Tekke-style octagonal gul in white/ red/black alternating with rows of crosses with flaring ends, on wine white red field, surrounded by 29 borders including 4 forms with white outline, 120 x 150pile area excluding fringe.

    Rec'd--12/29/2006; Est.

    Value--$5,600.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Gordon England,

    Silver Vase D093 Barcode 992377

    Gonul, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to

    Vase, sterling silver,

    National Defense,

    donor and U.S. bottom stamped ``SAMI

    Turkey.

    Government. 925'' plus 5-pointed star, all within circle, baluster shape, flaring rim of 4 propellers-blade shape lobes over waisted neck, over spherical body with repouss[eacute] drapery garlands and 4 applied ribbon bows, 7\3/4\h x 5in presentation box. Rec'd--02/02/2007;

    Est. Value--$420.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Admiral Edmund P. Giambastiani,

    Afghan hand woven rug

    His Excellency Abdul

    Non-acceptance would

    Vice Chairman Joint Chiefs of

    Barcode 992383 Rug,

    Rahim Wardak, Minister cause embarrassment to

    Staff.

    Afghani, wood pile,

    of Defense of the

    donor and U.S. hand-woven, 10 x 12 =

    Islamic Republic of

    Government. 120 knots per square

    Afghanistan, Kabul, inch, displaying 2 rows Afghanistan. of 7 octagonal guls each, each gul consisting of bars/ triangles/trapezoids/ hooks in red/indigo/ pumpkin/ivory, alternating with rows of smaller asterisk- shape gul on indigo line, on tan field surrounded by 5 major borders, of which the third predominates in arrow heads

    (``flechettes'') on ivory, 52x 79pile area, excluding kilim ends and fringe. Rec'd-- 02/04/2007; Est. Value--

    $400.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Jewelry box 042 His Excellency Jang Soo Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Barcode 992395 Box,

    Kim, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to

    Korean, rectangular,

    Defense, Republic of

    donor and U.S. entire outside

    Korea.

    Government. displaying elaborate mother-of-pearl inlay in lacquer, lid with 4- lobed center cartouche of birds in water, outside walls of ducks or flying birds, black interior with lift out tray, slightly hyper- extending base frame, 6h x 10\3/ 4\l w x 14\3/ 8\d. Note presentation plaque inside lid. Rec'd--02/ 23/2007; Est. Value--

    $390.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78510

    Daniel Fata, Deputy Assistant

    Book--about the history His Excellency Lazar

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense, European and of the Montenegrin Army Elenovski, Minister of cause embarrassment to

    NATO Policy.

    Barcode 992482F--

    Defense, Macedonia.

    donor and U.S. hardcover ``The

    Government.

    Montenegrin Army'' by

    Tatjana Jovic and Milan

    Jovicevic. Rec'd--03/29/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $45.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Daniel Fata, Deputy Assistant

    Book--about the

    His Excellency Lazar

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense, European and Montenegrin sovereign

    Elenovski, Minister of cause embarrassment to

    NATO Policy.

    defense posture--

    Defense, Macedonia.

    donor and U.S.

    Barcode 992482G--

    Government. hardcover, ``Five Years

    Sovereign Defence of the Republic of

    Macedonia''. Rec'd--03/ 29/2007; Est. Value--

    $25.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Lieutenant General William M.

    Men's steel Concord

    His Excellency King

    Non-acceptance would

    Frazier III, Assistant to the

    watch Barcode 992408--

    Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz cause embarrassment to

    Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of

    Wristwatch, Concord,

    al-Saud, Saudi Arabia. donor and U.S.

    Staff.

    Men's LaScala,

    Government. no.1316531, truncated ellipsoid engine-turned face with numeral 12, wedges indicating 1, 4- 8, 11 o'clock, dials at 2 o'clock and 10 o'clock positions, third band; in kidskin- lined presentation box.

    Rec'd--03/06/2007; Est.

    Value--$2,800.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Peter Rodman, Assistant Secretary

    Jordanian Ceremonial

    General Khalid Al

    Non-acceptance would of Defense for International

    Sword Barcode 992430--

    Sarayreh, Chairman of

    cause embarrassment to

    Security Affairs.

    Saber, steel blade with the Joint Chief of

    donor and U.S. acid-etched foliate

    Staff, Jordan Armed

    Government. scroll designs, gold-

    Forces. tone (apparently gold- plated) hilt as continuous ``C'' curve with stamped roundel of crown over crossed sabers, flanked by scrollwork, leather handgrip, knob over oval cap end, 36\1/ 2\l in leather clad sheath with apparent brass and gold-plated mounts; in handled carrying case with presentation plaque. Rec'd--11/07/ 2006; Est. Value--

    $485.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Glass Bowl DB 051 Barcode 992445--

    Klaus, President, Czech cause embarrassment to

    Pedestal bowl, Czech,

    Republic.

    donor and U.S. ruby glass over clear

    Government. glass, by Egermann.

    Limited edition 16/30, designed by Stephan

    Benec, accompanied by edition no. 9805/29/ 28867, having 10 scalloped lobes over 5 oval medallion scenes of castle/stag/horse/ stag/bird alternating with floral groups, one band of dots and foot of similar designs, script signed ``S

    Benec'' on foot, 10h x 11\3/8\. Rec'd--03/09/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $1,500.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78511

    The Honorable Kenneth J. Krieg,

    Ladies Fila Ski Jacket

    Lieutenant General

    Non-acceptance would

    Under Secretary of Defense,

    and Pant Barcode

    Gianni Botondi,

    cause embarrassment to

    Acquisition, Technology and

    992457A--consisting of

    Secretary General of

    donor and U.S.

    Logistics presented to Mrs. Anne

    white zippered

    Defense and National

    Government.

    Krieg.

    turtleneck-style jacket Armaments, Director, with black band around

    Rome, Italy. each upper arm, size M, plus black pants size

    M. Rec'd--02/10/2007;

    Est. Value--$165.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Kenneth J. Krieg,

    Men's Fila Ski Jacket

    Lieutenant General

    Non-acceptance would

    Under Secretary of Defense,

    and Pant Barcode

    Gianni Botondi,

    cause embarrassment to

    Acquisition, Technology and

    992457B--consisting of

    Secretary General of

    donor and U.S.

    Logistics.

    blue zippered

    Defense and National

    Government. turtleneck-style jacket Armaments, Director, with white band on

    Rome, Italy. zippered chest pocket, plus blue hood, size L, plus black pants, size

    L. Rec'd--02/10/2007;

    Est. Value--$190.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Rug--DB069a BC Field Marshal Hussein

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    992463A--Egyptian,

    Tantawy, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to polished cotton, 24 x

    Defense of Egypt.

    donor and U.S. 22 = 528 knots per

    Government. square inch, displaying rectilinear crescent/ rosette/diamonds in turquoise/pink/burgundy on black field surrounded by 5 primary border of which the third predominates in rosettes with scrollwork square within brackets on burgundy, 50 x 32, excluding fringe.

    Rec'd--04/18/2007; Est.

    Value--$350.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Gold Statue of the

    Field Marshal Hussein

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Combat Chariot DB069b Barcode 992463B-- Defense of Egypt.

    donor and U.S. gold tone cast metal

    Government. chariot with rider holding spear, pulled by prancing horse with plumed mane, 7\1/2\h x 11\1/2\w x 4d, affixed to black rectangular base with plaque

    ``Combat chariot'' and presentation tag plus plexiglass cover.

    Rec'd--04/18/2007; Est.

    Value--$240.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Honorable Robert Gates, Secretary

    Gold Bracelet DB 069c Barcode 992463C-- Tantawy, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to consisting of 8 yellow

    Defense of Egypt.

    donor and U.S. gold oviods stamped ''

    Government.

    '' in Arabic

    (indicating 18K gold), each with 3 dimensional scarab beetle having body of turquoise or lapis lazuli, terminating in round pressure clasp ring.

    Rec'd--04/18/2007; Est.

    Value--$290.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Country Plaque--DB069d Barcode 992463D-- Tantawy, Minister of

    cause embarrassment to rectangular silver

    Defense of Egypt.

    donor and U.S. tone, with affixed

    Government. brass roundel

    ``Egyptian Armed

    Forces'' on right, red/ white/black enamel banner in middle, and brass tone chariot/ horses on left. Rec'd-- 04/18/2007; Est. Value--

    $85.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78512

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Dagger 073

    His Majesty King

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Barcode 992470--having

    Abdullah bin-al

    cause embarrassment to curved ribbed steel

    Hussein, Jordan.

    donor and U.S. blade secured in

    Government. waisted black wood handle with inset silvertone reticulate crown on each side, 12\1/4\l, in black leatherclad sheath with silvertone mounts, in leather presentation case.

    Rec'd--04/17/2007; Est.

    Value--$345.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    John Hill, Principal Director,

    Green and Gold Vase

    Jye Lee, Minister of

    Non-acceptance would

    Asian Pacific Security Affairs,

    Barcode 992480--

    Defense, Taiwan.

    cause embarrassment to

    East Asia.

    Taiwanese, ceramic,

    donor and U.S. ovoid, having goldtone

    Government. rim/waisted neck/ shoulder, plus goldtone leaves/flowers against green background, 15\1/ 2\h x 6\1/ 2\d, accompanied by carved round wood stand; in presentation box.

    Artist listed Chao- chung Hsu, an award winning Taiwanese artist. Rec'd--03/23/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $380.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Mary Beth Long, Acting Assistant

    Wooden Chess Set Barcode President Jalal

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense for

    992481--Game box,

    Talibani, President of cause embarrassment to

    International Affairs.

    interior marked

    Iraq.

    donor and U.S.

    ``Kurdastan-Sanandaj'',

    Government. marquetry of multipke types of wood, having ridge lined playing board for chess/ checkers, outside edge of incarved rosettes/ leaves, 21\1/2\square, plus turned wood playing pieces; in green nylon zippered carrying bag. Rec'd--04/ 20/2007; Est. Value--

    $365.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Daniel Fata, Deputy Assistant

    Pearl Necklace Barcode

    His Excellency Lazar

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense, European and 992482A--jewelry set

    Elenovski, Minister of cause embarrassment to

    NATO Policy.

    consisting of necklace

    Defense, Macedonia.

    donor and U.S. of graduated round faux

    Government. pearls known as ``Ohrid

    Pearls'' made by the

    Talev Family of

    Macedonia, plus pair of earrings, each with on similar faux pearl on hook. Rec'd--03/29/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $90.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Daniel Fata, Deputy Assistant

    Photo book--about the

    His Excellency Lazar

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense, European and best attractions in

    Elenovski, Minister of cause embarrassment to

    NATO Policy.

    Montenegro--Barcode

    Defense, Macedonia.

    donor and U.S. 992482H--hardcover,

    Government.

    ``Montenegro''. Rec'd-- 03/29/2007; Est. Value--

    $55.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Jewelry box 083a Barcode 992492A-- Minister of Defense,

    cause embarrassment to rectangular, black

    Japan.

    donor and U.S. lacquer, lid displaying

    Government. prunus blossoms and maple leaves in 3 goldtone/purple/pink rectangles. Rec'd--04/ 30/2007; Est. Value--

    $265.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78513

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Baseabll bat signed by a His Excellency Kyuma,

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    NY Yankee 083b Minister of Defense,

    cause embarrassment to

    Barcode 992492B--

    Japan.

    donor and U.S.

    ``Mizuno Pro Matsui'',

    Government. written dedication ``To

    Robert Michael Gates/

    Secretary of Defence''.

    Rec'd--04/30/2007; Est.

    Value--$125.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Daniel Fata, Deputy Assistant

    Pencil and Pen Set

    His Excellency Lazar

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense, European and inscribed with

    Elenovski, Minister of cause embarrassment to

    NATO Policy.

    ``Parliament, Republic

    Defense, Macedonia.

    donor and U.S. of Montenegro'' Barcode

    Government. 992482B--the fountain pen with nib marked

    ``Huahoug 22KGP'', in presentation box including presentation tag inside lid. Rec'd-- 03/29/2007; Est. Value--

    $55.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Daniel Fata, Deputy Assistant

    Organizer and notebook

    His Excellency Lazar

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense, European and 9\3/4\x 7\1/ Elenovski, Minister of cause embarrassment to

    NATO Policy.

    2\with

    Defense, Macedonia.

    donor and U.S. small Montenegrin seal

    Government.

    Barcode 992482C-- notebook with black leather binding stamped in goldtone

    ``Parliament of the

    Republic of

    Montenegro'' surmounted by goldtone plastic crowned double eagle, accompanied by attached red/gold marking ribbon. Rec'd--03/29/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $100.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Daniel Fata, Deputy Assistant

    Traditional Montenegrin His Excellency Lazar

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense, European and black and red cloth

    Elenovski, Minister of cause embarrassment to

    NATO Policy.

    hat, embroidered

    Defense, Macedonia.

    donor and U.S.

    Montenegrin seal on the

    Government. top Barcode 992482D-- hat black, round, fabric, top goldtone crowned double-headed eagle against red background, 2\3/4\h x 7\1/2\d. Rec'd--03/29/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $35.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Daniel Fata, Deputy Assistant

    Gold Mask, flat sheet

    His Excellency Lazar

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense, European and Barcode 992482E--

    Elenovski, Minister of cause embarrassment to

    NATO Policy.

    goldtone mask having

    Defense, Macedonia.

    donor and U.S. band of square bracket

    Government. scrolls on the face with ellipsoid eyes, bar mouth, flanked by spiral bands, in frame made by Anastas Dudan.

    Rec'd--03/29/2007; Est.

    Value--$90.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Silver Ceremonial Sword His Excellency Saleh,

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    085 Barcode

    President, Yemen.

    cause embarrassment to 992494--Jambaya, curved

    donor and U.S. polished metal blade

    Government. with center ridge, secured in silver filigree with 3 round carnelian cabochons, 27l, in presentation box.

    Rec'd--05/01/2007; Est.

    Value--$490.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78514

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Wooden Chess Set 077 BC992504--light wood

    Iraq.

    donor and U.S. stained dark including

    Government. high relief carving of rosettes and leaves on sides, plus polished marquetry playing board, opening to disclose light color and dark-stained playing pieces for chess and backgammon/ checkers; in zippered cusom fitted green nylon bag. Rec'd--04/20/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $325.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Lieutenant General Jeffrey B.

    Men's Concord

    Major General Duaij

    Non-acceptance would

    Kohler, Executive Officer, Defense Impressario Watch

    Salman Al Khalifa,

    cause embarrassment to

    Security Cooperation Agency.

    Barcode 992505--round

    Country Unknown.

    donor and U.S. white face with date

    Government. window at 3 o'clock position, VI/IX/XII

    Roman numerals, silvertone flex band.

    Rec'd--02/19/2007; Est.

    Value--$2,800.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Rug--113

    General Lieutenant

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    Barcode 992508--wool

    Ismail Isakovich

    cause embarrassment to pile, handwoven

    Isakov, Minister of

    donor and U.S. featuring square

    Defense, Kyrgyzstan.

    Government. flanked by triangles of fleur-de-lys plus ``C'' curves in black/brown/ brown/red/tan, surrounded by 2 borders of similar design in red on white and black on red. Rec'd--06/05/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $1,100.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    The Honorable Robert Gates,

    Rug--111 Bacode His Excellency Abdul

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of Defense.

    992523--wool pile, hand Rahim Wardak, Minister cause embarrassment to woven, field displaying of Defense of the

    donor and U.S. triangles surrounded by Islamic Republic of

    Government. 11 borders, all in

    Afghanistan. brown/beige/blue, 62x 71, excluding fringe.

    Rec'd--06/04/2007; Est.

    Value--$350.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Plaque--Barcode 992528A-- General Zlatan Stoykov, Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    plaque, wood rectangle

    Chief of Defense of

    cause embarrassment to fronted by brasstone

    Bulgaria.

    donor and U.S. emblem of dagger/

    Government. crossed anchor/wings over presentation tag to Peter Pace from

    Bulgarian General

    Stoykov; leatherclad presentation box.

    Rec'd--04/05/2007; Est.

    Value--$35.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Dagger--Barcode 992528B-- General Zlatan Stoykov, Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    steel blade engraved

    Chief of Defense of

    cause embarrassment to

    ``ALAT II Y ECT''

    Bulgaria.

    donor and U.S. flanked by foliate

    Government. arabesques, secured in ivory-color plastic handle spiral wrapped in brass twined metal, handle end of cross over crown having 8 bars, bottom end of handle of reticulated brass band over hilt of rampant lion on one side. Rec'd--04/05/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $365.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78515

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Pen Set silver, pens

    General Ilker Basbug,

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    shaped like feathers--

    Commander, Turkish 1st cause embarrassment to

    Barcode 992585A--desk

    Army, Turkey.

    donor and U.S. set stamped ``925''

    Government.

    (indicating sterling silver), consisting of rectangular ink stand on toed feet with wings, concave wells, top with domed inkwell including reticulated scrollwork flanked by flower bud holders, each holding feather- shaped plume, 8l, the stand 6h x 8w x 4\1/2\w; in hinged lid wood presentation box.

    Rec'd--03/24/2006; Est.

    Value--$465.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Wooden Plaque with

    General Ilker Basbug,

    Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    relief of Turkish

    Commander, Turkish 1st cause embarrassment to fortress--Barcode

    Army, Turkey.

    donor and U.S. 992585B--plaque

    Government. pressboard stained as walnut fronted by cast resin relief scene of a quadrate fortress with quadrate tower at each corner in foreground, numerous buildings across the water in the background, over presentation tag to

    Pace from Basbug, 9h x 10\5/8\w; in presentation box.

    Rec'd--03/24/2006; Est.

    Value--$65.00;

    Location--Pending transfer to GSA.

    General Peter Pace, Chairman of the Pen set silver inkwell

    General Yasar Buyukanit, Non-acceptance would

    Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    Barcode 992586--

    Chief of Defense,

    cause embarrassment to inkstand, sterling

    Turkey.

    donor and U.S. silver, rectanglar

    Government. based on 4 splayed bracket feet, supporting 2 pen cup holders, each with fountain pen having

    German nib and silver shank, flanking quadrate clear crystal inwkwell with hinge dome lid with rosette on cap; 7\1/2\w x 4\1/2\d; in presentation box, with presentation tag from Buyukanit of

    Turkey. Rec'd--02/15/ 2007; Est. Value--

    $565.00; Location--

    Pending transfer to GSA.

    Agency: Department of Education

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Margaret Spellings, Secretary of

    Holiday gift basket from His Excellency Saqr

    Non-acceptance would

    Education.

    Neiman Marcus (``Pasta

    Ghobash, Ambassador of cause embarrassment to

    Gift Basket''). Rec'd-- the United Arab

    donor and U.S. 14-Dec-07; Est. Value-- Emirates.

    Government.

    $348.00; Location--

    Disposition: To

    Department of Education kitchen for use at official Department events (Cathy del Duca).

    Page 78516

    Agency: Department of Navy

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of

    1914 British Enfield

    Rear Admiral Muhammad

    Non-acceptance would

    Naval Operations.

    Rifle & magazine.

    Jawad Leader, Iraqi

    cause embarrassment to

    Rec'd--27-Oct-07; Est.

    Navy.

    donor and U.S.

    Value--$500.00;

    Government.

    Location--Being retained by CNO for display.

    Admiral Michael G. Mullen and

    Large ornate wooden

    Admiral M Azfal Tahir

    Non-acceptance would

    Spouse, Chief of Naval Operations. chest, ornate blue and

    Ni(M), Chief of Naval

    cause embarrassment to white floral vase and

    Staff, Pakistan.

    donor and U.S. ornate fabric. Rec'd--

    Government. 16-Apr-07; Est. Value--

    $460.00; Location--

    Being retained at CNO

    (DNS 35) pending transfer to GSA.

    Admiral Michael G. Mullen, Chief of Singapore Skycrapers--

    Rear Admiral Ronnie Tay, Non-acceptance would

    Naval Operations.

    etched wood art. Rec'd-- Chief of Navy,

    cause embarrassment to 24-Jul-07; Est. Value-- Singapore.

    donor and U.S.

    $390.00; Location--

    Government.

    Being retained at CNO

    (DNS 35) pending transfer to GSA.

    Admiral Michael G. Mullen and

  11. Vel Statue of St.

    Fleet Admiral Vladimir

    Non-acceptance would

    Spouse, Chief of Naval Operations. George slaying the

    Vasilyevich Masorin,

    cause embarrassment to dragon; 2. Jewelry box

    Commander in Chief

    donor and U.S. with Russian building

    Russian Federation Navy. Government. painted on it; 3.

    Russian Ladies

    Bracelet. Rec'd--24-Aug- 07; Est. Value--

    $406.00; Location--

    Being retained at CNO

    (DNS 35) pending transfer to GSA.

    Admiral Michael G. Mullen, Chief of Book of engravings

    Admiral Panagiotis

    Non-acceptance would

    Naval Operations.

    ``Piraeus and Ports of

    Chinofotis, Chief

    cause embarrassment to

    Mediterranean Sea''.

    Helenic National

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--15-May-07; Est.

    Defense General Staff.

    Government.

    Value--$979.00;

    Location--Being retained at CNO (DNS 35) pending transfer to

    GSA.

    Admiral Michael G. Mullen, Chief of ``The Art of War''--Gold Admiral Xu Commander,

    Non-acceptance would

    Naval Operations.

    Edition Book. Rec'd--16- Shanghai Naval Base.

    cause embarrassment to

    Aug-07; Est. Value--

    donor and U.S.

    $1,708.00; Location--

    Government.

    Being retained at CNO

    (DNS 35) pending transfer to GSA.

    Admiral Michael G. Mullen, Chief of Two Kagame crystal wine Admiral Eiji Yoshikawa, Non-acceptance would

    Naval Operations.

    glasses. Rec'd--2-Nov-

    Chief of Staff,

    cause embarrassment to 06; Est. Value--

    Japanese Maritime Self donor and U.S.

    $312.00; Disposition--

    Defense Force Japan.

    Government.

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Admiral Michael G. Mullen, Chief of 1. 12Sword

    Rear Admiral Minko

    Non-acceptance would

    Naval Operations.

    in black velour box; 2. Kavaldzhiev, Commander cause embarrassment to

    Book--``Bulgaria

    in Chief, Bulgarian

    donor and U.S.

    Illustrated History''.

    Navy.

    Government.

    Rec'd--9-Nov-06; Est.

    Value--$322.00;

    Disposition--Transferre d to General Services

    Administration.

    Rear Admiral Nevin P. Carr DIR,

    Men's quartz watch.

    Rear Admiral Fhd Ahmed

    Non-acceptance would

    Navy International Programs Office. Rec'd--17-Nov-07; Est.

    Al-Kayyal CDR, Royal

    cause embarrassment to

    Value--$325.00;

    Saudi Naval Forces

    donor and U.S.

    Location--Being

    Eastern Fleet Command.

    Government. retained by DIR, IPO for official use pending purchase.

    Vice Admiral Mark J. Edwards, Chief New Zealand Navy

    Commodore David Anson,

    Non-acceptance would of Naval Operations Communication picture. Rec'd--27-May- Royal New Zealand Navy. cause embarrassment to

    Networks.

    07; Est. Value--

    donor and U.S.

    $600.00; Location--

    Government.

    Being retained by CNO

    Communications Networks for official use.

    Rear Admiral James D. Kelly,

    Hand engraved sword.

    Master Sword Engraver

    Non-acceptance would

    COMNAVFORJAPAN.

    Rec'd--16-Feb-07; Est.

    Yanigamura.

    cause embarrassment to

    Value--$9,167.00;

    donor and U.S.

    Location--Being

    Government. retained by

    COMNAVFORJAPAN for official use.

    Page 78517

    Rear Admiral Allen G. Meyers CDR, 1. Gold and pearl

    Waleed Fahel Al-Fadhel

    Non-acceptance would

    Carrier Strike Group EIGHT.

    bracelet; 2. Gold and

    Ministry of Awqaf,

    cause embarrassment to green slippers; 3.

    Assistant

    donor and U.S.

    Black sheer overgown

    Undersecretary for

    Government. with pouch 4. perfume

    Cultural Affairs. in pouch 5. One turquoise and one tan cloth 6. Sheer black and pink table cloth 7.

    ``Welcome to Kuwait--A

    Visitor's Guide and

    ``Kuwait Traditions--

    Creative Expressions of

    Culture'' books. Rec'd-- 18-Dec-06; Est. Value--

    $804.00; Disposition--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Rear Admiral Allen G. Meyers CDR, 1. Gold and pearl

    Waleed Fahel Al-Fadhel

    Non-acceptance would

    Carrier Strike Group EIGHT.

    bracelet; 2. Gold and

    Ministry of Awqaf,

    cause embarrassment to green slippers; 3.

    Assistant

    donor and U.S.

    Black sheer overgown

    Undersecretary for

    Government. with pouch 4. perfume

    Cultural Affairs. in pouch 5. One turquoise and one tan cloth 6. Sheer black and pink table cloth 7.

    ``Welcome to Kuwait--A

    Visitor's Guide and

    ``Kuwait Traditions--

    Creative Expressions of

    Culture'' books. Rec'd-- 18-Dec-06; Est. Value--

    $804.00; Disposition--

    Transferred to General

    Services Administration.

    Agency: Department of Navy

    Report of Travel

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Admiral Henry G. Ulrich Commander

    Expended for hotels and Admiral Panagiotis

    Non-acceptance would

    U.S. Naval Forces Europe/

    meals. Rec'd--April 17- Chinifotis, Chief

    cause embarrassment to

    Commander, Allied Joint Forces

    18, 2007; Est. Value--

    Hellenic National

    donor and U.S.

    Command, Naple and six

    $2,315.46.

    Defense General Staff.

    Government. accompanying staff members.

    Rear Admiral Jeffrey L. Fowler

    Expended for hotels and Rear Admiral Sedger

    Non-acceptance would

    Commander Submarine Group EIGHT

    meals. Rec'd--January

    Dulger, COMSUBTURGROUP cause embarrassment to and four accompanying staff

    21-25, 2007; Est.

    Rear Admiral Celal

    donor and U.S. members.

    Value--$2,729.00.

    Parlakoglu,

    Government.

    COMTURNAVAKBASE and

    Rear Admiral Bulent

    Bostanoglu COMTURFLEET.

    Rear Admiral Jeffrey L. Fowler

    Expended for hotels and Captain Eutihios

    Non-acceptance would

    Commander Submarine Group EIGHT

    meals. Rec'd--March 14- Nikolidakis, COMHELSUB. cause embarrassment to and four accompanying staff

    15, 2007; Est. Value--

    donor and U.S. members.

    $1,668.00.

    Government.

    Rear Admiral Jeffrey L. Fowler

    Expended for hotels and Captain Eutihios

    Non-acceptance would

    Commander Submarine Group EIGHT

    meals. Rec'd--March 14- Nikolidakis, COMHELSUB. cause embarrassment to and four accompanying staff

    15, 2007; Est. Value--

    donor and U.S. members.

    $1,668.00.

    Government.

    Page 78518

    Agency: Department of the Air Force

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Brigadier General Daniel P.

    Rolex Watch, Oyster

    Mohammed Abdullah al-

    Non-acceptance would

    Woodward, Director of Regional

    Perpetual Date,

    Ayeeshe, Major General, cause embarrassment to

    Affairs.

    Submariner. Rec'd--May

    Deputy Commander, Royal donor and U.S. 5, 2007; Est. Value--

    Saudi Air Force,

    Government.

    $5,490.00; Disposition-- Riyadh, Kingdom of

    Transferred to GSA on

    Saudi Arabia.

    December 13, 2007.

    Colonel William G. Hampton, Chief, Hugo Watch, Metropolis

    Mohammed Abdullah al-

    Non-acceptance would

    Gulf Cooperation Council Division. Initial Stainless

    Ayeeshe, Major General, cause embarrassment to

    Steel. Rec'd--May 14,

    Deputy Commander, Royal donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Saudi Air Force,

    Government.

    $678.67; Disposition--

    Riyadh, Kingdom of

    Transferred to GSA on

    Saudi Arabia.

    December 13, 2007.

    Major James Fisher Saudi Arabia

    Hugo Watch, Metropolis

    Mohammed Abdullah al-

    Non-acceptance would

    Country Director.

    Initial Stainless

    Ayeeshe, Major General, cause embarrassment to

    Steel. Rec'd--May 14,

    Deputy Commander, Royal donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Saudi Air Force,

    Government.

    $678.67; Disposition--

    Riyadh, Kingdom of

    Transferred to GSA on

    Saudi Arabia.

    December 13, 2007.

    Lieutenant General Gary L. North,

    Raymond Weil Watch.

    Colonel Mahash Saeed

    Non-acceptance would

    Commander, United States Central

    Rec'd--May 1, 2007;

    Salem Al Hamel. Chief

    cause embarrassment to

    Air Force Command.

    Est. Value--$1,083.00; of Security and Chief

    donor and U.S.

    Disposition--Pending

    of the Unmanned Aeriel

    Government. transfer to GSA.

    Vehicles Operations

    Division.

    Colonel Gregory A. Kerns, Previous Ladies Chessica Square

    Colonel Mahash Saeed

    Non-acceptance would

    Commander, 380th Air Expeditionary Watch; Gents Chessica

    Salem Al Hamel. Chief

    cause embarrassment to

    Wing.

    Square Watch; Gents

    of Security and Chief

    donor and U.S.

    Ambassadeur Watch.

    of the Unmanned Aeriel

    Government.

    Rec'd--5 June, 2007;

    Vehicles Operations

    Est. Value--$1,602.35;

    Division.

    Disposition--Transferre d to GSA on December 13, 2007.

    Colonel Gregory A. Kerns, Previous Isfahan Rug. Rec'd--5

    Colonel Mahash Saeed

    Non-acceptance would

    Commander, 380th Air Expeditionary June, 2007; Est. Value-- Salem Al Hamel. Chief

    cause embarrassment to

    Wing.

    $893.00; Location--Rug of Security and Chief

    donor and U.S. is displayed at the Al of the Unmanned Aeriel

    Government.

    Dhafra Air Base Chapel

    Vehicles Operations for official use.

    Division.

    Lieutenant Colonel Scott H.

    Longines Watch, La

    Lieutenant Colonel

    Non-acceptance would

    Remington, Individual Mobilization Grande Classique.

    Rezgar Barzani of Iraq, cause embarrassment to

    Augmentee to the Director, Air

    Rec'd--5 June, 2007;

    Kurdistand Regional

    donor and U.S.

    Force Office of Special

    Est. Value--$437.50;

    Government, Parastin

    Government.

    Investigations.

    Location--Recipient

    Intelligence Service. purchased watch through

    GSA.

    Colonel Michael G. Cosby, 363

    Breitling Professional B- Major General Mohammed

    Non-acceptance would

    Training Commander.

    1 Gentleman's Watch.

    Sowaidan Al-Gimzy,

    cause embarrassment to

    Rec'd--28 June, 2007;

    United Arab Emirates

    donor and U.S.

    Est. Value--$2,919.00;

    Air Force Chief of

    Government.

    Disposition--Pending

    Staff. transfer to GSA.

    Brigadier General Mark Solo, Chief, Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9 Lieutenant General Fahed Non-acceptance would

    Office of Military Cooperation--

    Digital Camera. Rec'd-- Al-Amir, Chief of

    cause embarrassment to

    Kuwait.

    6 May, 2007; Est.

    Staff, Kuwait Armed

    donor and U.S.

    Value--$398.00;

    Forces, State of Kuwait. Government.

    Location--Camera will be utilized at the command for official use.

    Brigadier General Mark Solo, Chief, Kuwait Tea Set. Rec'd--6 Lieutenant General Fahed Non-acceptance would

    Office of Military Cooperation--

    May, 2007; Est. Value-- Al-Amir, Chief of

    cause embarrassment to

    Kuwait.

    $42.00; Disposition--

    Staff, Kuwait Armed

    donor and U.S.

    Transferred to GSA on

    Forces, State of Kuwait. Government.

    December 13, 2007.

    Colonel Cassandra R. Salvatore, 376 Large painting of a

    Dr. Sabyrek Djumabekov, Non-acceptance would

    Expeditionary Medical Group,

    Kyrgyz mountain scene.

    Chief of Orthopaedy and cause embarrassment to

    Kyrgyz Republic.

    Rec'd--8 November,

    Traumatology, Kyrgyz

    donor and U.S. 2007; Est. Value--

    Medical Academy, Kyrgyz Government.

    $305.00; Location--

    Republic.

    Picture is displayed at the Manas Air Base

    Medical Treatment

    Facility.

    Mr. Bruce Lemkin, Deputy Under

    Concord Saratoga

    Brigadier Mubarak

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary of the Air Force,

    Chronograph Men's

    Mohammed Al Kuwait Al

    cause embarrassment to

    International Affairs.

    Watch. Rec'd--11

    Kharayin, Qatari Air

    donor and U.S.

    November, 2007; Est.

    Chief, State of Qatar.

    Government.

    Value--$1,076.00;

    Disposition--Pending transfer to GSA.

    Page 78519

    Agency: Department of the Interior

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Honorable Dirk Kempthorne,

    Glass Art. Rec'd--7-May- Lord Major Campbell

    Non-acceptance would

    Secretary, U.S. Department of the 07; Est. Value--

    Newman, Government

    cause embarrassment to

    Interior.

    $750.00; Location--

    Official from Brisbane, donor and U.S.

    Disposition--on

    Australia.

    Government. display, Secretary's

    Immediate Office for

    Official Use.

    Kathryn Washburn, Secretary's

    Pearl Necklace. Rec'd-- Minister Sun Wensheng,

    Non-acceptance would

    Immediate Office.

    30-Jan-07; Est. Value-- Chinese Minister of

    cause embarrassment to

    $644.00; Location--

    Land and Resources.

    donor and U.S.

    General Services

    Government.

    Administration,

    Forestall Vault, GE-233.

    Agency: Department of the Treasury

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Henry M. Paulson, Jr., Secretary of Green leather-covered

    His Excellency Nicolas

    Non-acceptance would

    Treasury.

    Bernard-Richards desk

    Sarkozy, President of

    cause embarrassment to clock. Rec'd--20-Sep-

    the French Republic.

    donor and U.S. 07; Est. Value--332.29;

    Government.

    Location--Treasury retained for Official

    Use on October 9, 2007.

    Robert M. Kimmitt, Deputy Secretary Three Commemorative

    His Excellency Saad

    Non-acceptance would

    Medallions (gold,

    Hariri, Member of

    cause embarrassment to silver, bronze) of

    Parliament of the

    donor and U.S.

    Prime Minister Rafic

    Republic of Lebanon.

    Government.

    Harri. Rec'd--11-Oct- 07; Est. Value--765.26;

    Location--Treasury retained for Official

    Use on November 8, 2007.

    Agency: Office of the Director of National Intelligence

    Report of tangible gifts

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    5 U.S.C. Sec. 7342(f)(4), as

    Rug--5' x 3' silk on

    5 U.S.C. Sec.

    Non-acceptance would amended.

    silk, ivory field with 7342(f)(4), as amended. cause embarrassment to round doubly terminated

    donor and U.S. medallion and floral &

    Government. fliate scrolling, tan astragals, six borders with rust main,

    Pakistan, 20th/21st century. Rec'd--11-Mar- 07; Est. Value--$750;

    Disposition--for

    Official Use.

    Agency: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    Report of Travel

    Gift, date of acceptance

    Name and title of person accepting on behalf of the U.S. the gift on behalf of the U.S.

    Government, estimated

    Identity of foreign

    Circumstances

    Government

    value, and current

    donor and government justifying acceptance disposition or location

    Philip Berger, Hydrologist, Office Transportation to and

    Professor Petr Hlavinek, Non-acceptance would of Ground Water and Drinking Water. from DC to Prague, Brno Brno University of

    cause embarrassment to and Lednice, Czech

    Technology, via a grant donor and U.S.

    Republic; meals and

    from North Atlantic

    Government. accommodation in

    Treaty Organization.

    Lednice, Czech

    Republic. Rec'd--April 30 to May 10, 2007;

    Est. Value--$1,200.00.

    Page 78520

    Anna Coutlakis, Senior Policy

    Standard single room for Honorable Nei Jinglie,

    Non-acceptance would

    Advisor, Office of Pollution

    three nights at the

    Chinese State

    cause embarrassment to

    Prevention, Pesticides and Toxics. Jiuhua Resort and

    Environmental

    donor and U.S.

    Convention Center,

    Protection Agency.

    Government.

    Beijing ChangPing Xiao

    Tang. Rec'd--December 11 to 13, 2007; Est.

    Value--$279.69.

    Anna Coutlakis, Senior Policy

    Shuttle service to and

    Honorable Nei Jinglie,

    Non-acceptance would

    Advisor, Office of Pollution

    from Beijing Airport.

    Chinese State

    cause embarrassment to

    Prevention, Pesticides and Toxics. Rec'd--December 11 to

    Environmental

    donor and U.S. 13, 2007; Est. Value--

    Protection Agency.

    Government.

    $50.00.

    Vince Nabholz, Senior Biologist,

    Standard single room for Honorable Nei Jinglie,

    Non-acceptance would

    Office of Pollution Prevention,

    three nights at the

    Chinese State

    cause embarrassment to

    Pesticides and Toxics Substances.

    Jiuhua Resort and

    Environmental

    donor and U.S.

    Convention Center,

    Protection Agency.

    Government.

    Beijing ChangPing Xiao

    Tang. Rec'd--December 11 to 13, 2007; Est.

    Value--$279.69.

    Vince Nabholz, Senior Biologist,

    Shuttle service to and

    Honorable Nei Jinglie,

    Non-acceptance would

    Office of Pollution Prevention,

    from Beijing Airport.

    Chinese State

    cause embarrassment to

    Pesticides and Toxics Substances.

    Rec'd--December 11 to

    Environmental

    donor and U.S. 13, 2007; Est. Value--

    Protection Agency.

    Government.

    $50.00.

    Hugh Barton, Toxicologist.......... Travelers cheques to

    World Health

    Non-acceptance would cover cost of 2.5 days

    Organization.

    cause embarrassment to of lodging, meals and

    donor and U.S. per diem. Rec'd--

    Government.

    November 5 to 7, 2007;

    Est. Value--$1100.

    Sarah Froman, Presidential

    Airfare and lodging for Honorable Terry A'Hearn, Non-acceptance would

    Management Fellow, Office of Air

    four trips as part of

    Director,

    cause embarrassment to and Radiation.

    Presidential Management Sustainability

    donor and U.S.

    Intern Fellowship

    Directorate,

    Government. detail to Environmental Environment Protection

    Protection Agency

    Authority of Victoria,

    Victoria in Melbourne,

    Australia.

    Australia. Rec'd--March 8 to 9, 2007; Est.

    Value--$415.00.

    Sarah Froman, Presidential

    Airfare and lodging for Honorable Terry A'Hearn, Non-acceptance would

    Management Fellow, Office of Air

    four trips as part of

    Director,

    cause embarrassment to and Radiation.

    Presidential Management Sustainability

    donor and U.S.

    Intern Fellowship

    Directorate,

    Government. detail to Environmental Environment Protection

    Protection Agency

    Authority of Victoria,

    Victoria in Melbourne,

    Australia.

    Australia. Rec'd--April 3 to 5, 2007; Est.

    Value--$509.00.

    Sarah Froman, Presidential

    Airfare and lodging for Honorable Terry A'Hearn, Non-acceptance would

    Management Fellow, Office of Air

    four trips as part of

    Director,

    cause embarrassment to and Radiation.

    Presidential Management Sustainability

    donor and U.S.

    Intern Fellowship

    Directorate,

    Government. detail to Environmental Environment Protection

    Protection Agency

    Authority of Victoria,

    Victoria in Melbourne,

    Australia.

    Australia. Rec'd--June 3 to 6, 2007; Est.

    Value--$395.00.

    Kirsten Cappel, Environmental

    Meals, local

    United Nations

    Non-acceptance would

    Protection Specialist, Office of

    transportation, airport Environment Programme. cause embarrassment to

    Air and Radiation.

    tax, other incidentals.

    donor and U.S.

    Rec'd--May 21 to 25,

    Government. 2007; Est. Value--

    $444.00.

    Michael Brody, Senior Environmental Airfare to and from

    World Bank.............. Non-acceptance would

    Scientist, Office of the Chief

    Ukraine, transportation

    cause embarrassment to

    Financial Officer.

    within Ukraine, hotels

    donor and U.S. and meals. Rec'd--June

    Government. 2 to 10, 2007; Est.

    Value--$5,137.00.

    Chao Chen, Biostatistician, ORD.... Airfare, hotel, meals.

    North Atlantic Treaty

    Non-acceptance would

    Rec'd--May 22 to 25,

    Organization.

    cause embarrassment to 2007; Est. Value--

    donor and U.S.

    $2,721.00.

    Government.

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