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Cablegate: Thailand Embassy/State Department Human Rights

VZCZCXYZ0000
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHBK #1047 0530346
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 220346Z FEB 07
FM AMEMBASSY BANGKOK
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 4971
INFO RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASHINGTON DC IMMEDIATE
RUEKJCS/CJCS WASHDC IMMEDIATE
RUWGTCH/JIATF WEST //J3// IMMEDIATE
RHHMUNA/HQ USPACOM HONOLULU HI//JC/J3/J4/J5// IMMEDIATE
RHHMUNS/COMSOCPAC HONOLULU HI//SOJ3// IMMEDIATE

UNCLAS BANGKOK 001047

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EAP/BCLTV, L/EAP, L/PM, PM/ISO, INR AND DRL
PACOM FOR FPA HUSO, JIATF/WEST FOR COMMANDER BUSCH

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MASS MARR MOPS PREL PHUM TH
SUBJECT: THAILAND EMBASSY/STATE DEPARTMENT HUMAN RIGHTS
VETTING FOR: MAJ. PITCH JINDAWONG

REF: A. JUSMAG/THAI MEMO DATED 2 FEB REC'D 9 FEB 2007

B. 05 STATE 021314 - GUIDANCE
C. 03 STATE 34981 - GUIDANCE

1. This is an action request.

2. (U) JUSMAG/THAI has requested that the Embassy/State
Department complete human rights vetting request for Maj.
Pitch JINDAWONG, Counter Terrorist Operations Center, who has
been selected to attend course(s) listed below. Embassy
Bangkok possesses no credible information of gross violations
of human rights by this/these person(s). Embassy Bangkok
Political/Military Officer, Mark B. Lambert, is the verifying
officer for the Embassy/Department of State.

WCN No., Course Name, Location and Duration:

-- WCN 2704 - Civil-Military Responses to Counter Terrorism
Course in California from 31 March - 5 April 2007.
BOYCE

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