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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting Information For

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DE RUEHC #1136 1801514
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 291505Z JUN 07
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY KIGALI IMMEDIATE 4589

UNCLAS STATE 091136

SIPDIS

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

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

REF: KIGALI 573

1. The Department of State has reviewed its files and
finds that as of June 28, 2007, it possesses no credible
information of gross violations of human rights by the
officer below:

NAME: Cyprian Gatete
RANK: Assistant Commissioner of Police
CURRRENT ASSIGNMENT: Rwandan Police Force
DATE OF BIRTH: 1960 (approx)
GENDER: Male

2. Post is permitted to provide the following statement
to authorized parties: As of today, the U.S. Embassy
verifies that the Department of State possesses no
credible information of gross violations of human rights
by ACP Gatete. Post may cite this cable in response.

3. If in the future post becomes aware of possible human
rights violations by the individual listed above, it
should inform the Department and not proceed with U.S.
funded assistance.
RICE

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