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Cablegate: Request for Dod Counter-Drug Support

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OO RUEHCHI RUEHDT RUEHHM
DE RUEHJA #2564/01 2570115
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 140115Z SEP 07 ZDK
FM AMEMBASSY JAKARTA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 6245
INFO RUEHZS/ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN NATIONS
RHHJJPI/USPACOM HONOLULU HI
RHHMUNB/JIATF WEST
RUEABND/DEA HQ WASHDC
RUEADRO/HQ ICE DRO WASHINGTON DC
RUEAWJB/DOJ WASHDC
RHMCSUU/FBI WASHINGTON DC
RUEHGP/AMEMBASSY SINGAPORE 6144
RUEHWL/AMEMBASSY WELLINGTON 1752
RUEHBY/AMEMBASSY CANBERRA 1167
RUEHLM/AMEMBASSY COLOMBO 0937
RUEHNE/AMEMBASSY NEW DELHI 1350
RUEHKO/AMEMBASSY TOKYO 0789

UNCLAS SECTION 01 OF 02 JAKARTA 002564

SIPDIS

SIPDIS
SENSITIVE

DEPT FOR EAP/MTS, EAP/MLS, INR/EAP, INL, INL/AAE
SINGAPORE FOR DEA/ICE

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PGOV SNAR PREL KCRM ID
SUBJECT: Request for DOD Counter-Drug Support

1. (U) This cable is Sensitive but Unclassified -- please handle
accordingly.

2. (U) THIS IS A REQUEST FOR FISCAL YEAR 2008 DOD COUNTER-DRUG
SUPPORT IN INDONESIA, TO BE PROVIDED UNDER SECTION 1004 OF THE
NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT OF 1991 (AS AMENDED).

3. (SBU) INDONESIA IS VULNERABLE TO EXPLOITATION BY TRANSNATIONAL
CRIMINAL NETWORKS AND TERRORIST ORGANIZATIONS. POST REQUESTS DOD
COUNTER-DRUG SUPPORT IN AREAS THAT WOULD ENHANCE U.S. AND INDONESIAN
LAW ENFORCEMENT CAPABILITY TO COUNTER THESE THREATS.

-------------------- -------------------- ----------------
ANALYTICAL SUPPORT TO U.S. DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION
-------------------- -------------------- ----------------
4. (SBU) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST CONTINUE TO PROVIDE ANALYTICAL
SUPPORT TO DEA COUNTRY OFFICE IN SINGAPORE THROUGH CONSISTENT
PRESENCE AT THE JAKARTA INTER-AGENCY COUNTER-DRUG OPERATIONS CENTER
(JIACDOC). ANALYST WILL CONDUCT COLLABORATIVE ANALYSIS WITH
INDONESIAN NATIONAL POLICE (NATIONAL NARCOTICS BUREAU) TO DEVELOP
ACTIONABLE INTELLIGENCE FOR USE IN CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS. POINT
OF CONTACT IS DEA ATTACHE (AT AMEMBASSY SINGAPORE), MR. RUSS
HOLSKE.

-------------------- -------------------- -----------
AGENT SUPPORT TO U.S. DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION
-------------------- -------------------- -----------
5. (SBU) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR A DEA
AGENT IN INDONESIA. THE AGENT'S REPORTING OFFICE WILL BE THE DEA
COUNTRY OFFICE IN SINGAPORE. AGENT WILL WORK WITH INDONESIAN LAW
ENFORCEMENT AND MISSION. POINT OF CONTACT IS DEA ATTACHE (AMEMBASSY
SINGAPORE), MR. RUSS HOLSKE.

-------------------- -------------------- -----------------
TRAINING FOR INDONESIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT ASSIGNED TO JIACDOC
-------------------- -------------------- -----------------
6. (SBU) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST CONTINUE TO ENHANCE
EFFECTIVENESS OF JIACDOC AND ITS OUT-STATIONS BY PROVIDING
ANALYTICAL AND OPERATIONAL TRAINING TO ASSIGNED PERSONNEL. EMBASSY
POINT OF CONTACT IS DEA ATTACHE HOLSKE.

-------------------- -------------------- ---------------------
LAND-BASED INTERDICTION TRAINING FOR INDONESIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT
-------------------- -------------------- ---------------------
7. (SBU) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST SPONSOR TWO BAKER IRON TRAINING
EVENTS THAT ENHANCE MARIJUANA ERADICATION CAPABILITY OF INDONESIAN
NATIONAL POLICE UNITS IN SUMATRA AND SULAWESI. EMBASSY POINT OF
CONTACT IS DEA ATTACHE HOLSKE.

-------------------- -------------------- -------------------
MARITIME INTERDICTION TRAINING FOR INDONESIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT
-------------------- -------------------- -------------------
8. (SBU) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST SPONSOR TWO FUSION IRON EVENTS
FOR INDONESIAN MARINE POLICE (LOCATIONS TBD) IN CONJUNCTION WITH
U.S. JUSTICE DEPARTMENT/ICITAP SPECIAL BOAT UNIT INITIATIVE. EMBASSY
POINT OF CONTACT IS ICITAP SENIOR LAW ENFORCMENT ADVISOR, MR. GERALD
HEUETT.

-------------------- --------------------- -----------------
MAINTENANCE TRAINING FOR INDONESIAN MARITIME LAW ENFORCEMENT
-------------------- --------------------- -----------------
9. (SBU) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST'S SMALL CRAFT MAINTENANCE
TRAINING TEAM PROVIDE TWO ITERATIONS OF MAINTENANCE TRAINING FOR
INDONESIAN MARINE POLICE (LOCATIONS TBD) TO COMPLEMENT SPECIAL BOAT
UNIT INITIATIVE. EMBASSY POINT OF CONTACT IS ICITAP SENIOR LAW
ENFORCMENT ADVISOR HEUETT.

-------------------- -------------------- --------------------
TRAINING INFRASTRUCTURE SUPPORT FOR INDONESIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT
-------------------- -------------------- --------------------
10. (SBU) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST ASSESS REQUIREMENT FOR
INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS AT BAKER TRAINING LOCATION IN SUMATRA
AND/OR FUSION TRAINING LOCATIONS (CONSISTENT WITH SPECIAL BOAT UNIT
INITIATIVE). EMBASSY POINTS OF CONTACT ARE DEA ATTACHE HOLSKE (FOR

JAKARTA 00002564 002 OF 002


BAKER TRAINING SUPPORT) AND ICITAP SENIOR LAW ENFORCMENT ADVISOR
HEUETT (FOR FUSION TRAINING SUPPORT).

-------------------- -------------------- ----------
INTERDICTION SUPPORT PROGRAMS AT INDONESIAN AIRPORTS
-------------------- -------------------- ----------
11. (SBU) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST, IN COORDINATION WITH DEA AND
DHS/ICE ATTACHES, ASSESS TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR OPERATIONALIZING
PASSENGER ANALYSIS UNIT INFRASTRUCTURE AT JAKARTA INTL AIRPORT AND
CONDUCTING SUBSEQUENT TRAINING FOR INDONESIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT
PERSONNEL ASSIGNED TO AIPORT INTERDICTION TASK FORCE. MISSION
FURTHER REQUESTS THAT JIATF WEST ALSO ASSESS POTENTIAL FOR
REPLICATING JAKARTA AIRPORT INTERDICTION CAPABILITY AT DENPASAR INTL
AIRPORT. POINTS OF CONTACT ARE DEA ATTACHE HOLSKE AND DHS/ICE
ATTACHE (AT AMEMBASSY SINGAPORE), MR. MATT KING.

-------------------- -------------------- ----
EXPANSION OF INTERAGENCY FUSION CENTER NETWORK
-------------------- -------------------- ----
12. (SBU) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST, IN COOPERATION WITH DEA
ATTACHE HOLSKE (OR OTHER RELEVANT STAKEHOLDER WITHIN COUNTY TEAM)
ASSESS EFFICACY OF ESTABLISHING AN ADDITIONAL OUTSTATION IN THE
JIACDOC NETWORK.

-------------------- ----------
JIATF WEST SUPPORT TO INDONESIA
------------------- -----------

13. (U) MISSION REQUESTS JIATF WEST, IN COOPERATION WITH COUNTRY
TEAM, CONTINUE SUPPORTING INDONESIAN LAW ENFORCEMENT WITH ONE
PROGRAM MANAGER AND ONE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) SPECIALIST FOR
TECHNICAL SUPPORT AND ASSISTANCE WITH THE JIACDOC AND IFC NETWORK.
MISSION FURTHER REQUEST ONE COMMAND REPRESENTATIVE TO OVERSEE ALL
JIATF WEST PROGRAMS IN COORDINATION WITH COUNTRY TEAM.

14. (U) MISSION GREATLY APPRECIATES CONSIDERATION OF THESE REQUESTS
AND LOOKS FORWARD TO CONTINUED SUPPORT FROM USPACOM COUNTER-DRUG
PROGRAMS.

HUME

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