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Cablegate: Thailand Embassy/State Department Human Rights

VZCZCXYZ0001
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHBK #1976 0950215
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 050215Z APR 07
FM AMEMBASSY BANGKOK
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 6054
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 001976

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EAP/MLS, 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: LTC SADET ARKAJAG

REF: A. JUSMAG/THAI MEMO DATED 30 MAR REC'D 3 APR 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 LTC
Sadet ARKAJAG, Royal Thai Army, Special Warfare Command,
DPOB: Aug. 14, 1969, Nakkornratchasima, TH, 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 N/A - Senior Executive Seminar, George Marshall
Center, Germany - May 25 - June 29, 2007
ARVIZU

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