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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Diils-Sponsored Training

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RR RUEHWEB

DE RUEHLGB #0573 1691525
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
R 181525Z JUN 07
FM AMEMBASSY KIGALI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC 4303
INFO RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS KIGALI 000573

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPT FOR AF/W, DRL/PHD, PM/RSAT AND L/PM

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MARR MASS PHUM PREL RW
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR DIILS-SPONSORED TRAINING

1. (U) This is an action request, see paragraph 2.

2. (SBU) Per Leahy Amendment human rights vetting
requirements, please screen the following person scheduled to
receive DIILS-sponsored training in the U.S.


Last Name First Name Rank DOB Training Date
--------- ---------- ---- --- -------------

GATETE Cyprian ACP circa 1960 16-20 July,2007

(ACP is Assistant Commissioner of Police)

Gatete is the senior ranking officer of a composite group of
trainees to the above-mentioned seminar on Legal Aspects on
Combating Terrorism. Per Leahy instructions, we are vetting
him as the senior officer of "a number of people temporarily
drawn together specifically for the purposes of the
training/assistance." The training group consists of police,
immigration, ministry of justice and other officials.

3. (SBU) Post has discovered no derogatory information on
the nominee from its own files or from reputable sources.

4. (U) Post point of contact is PolOff Richard Kaminski,
kaminskirm@state.gov, 250-505-601, ex. 3304.
ARIETTI

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