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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting Request: Applicant for Language Training At

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DE RUEHBUL #0417 0501620
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 191620Z FEB 08
FM AMEMBASSY KABUL
TO SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 2884

UNCLAS KABUL 000417

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DEPT FOR SCA/RA (JBRENNIG), SCA/A, DRL, S/CT

E.O. 12958 N/A
TAGS: PHUM SNAR PINR PTER AF
SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING REQUEST: APPLICANT FOR LANGUAGE TRAINING AT
THE DEFENSE LANGUAGE INSTITUTE, LACKLAND AFB

1. This is an action request - see paragraph 2.

2. In order to comply with Leahy human rights vetting requirements,
this cable forwards the name of one Afghan national selected to
attend language training at the Defense Language Institute at
Lackland Air Force Base. Post possesses no derogatory information
on this individual. Post requests the Department's review of this
candidate by March 6, 2008.

3. Following is the biographical data:

Name: Salahuddin Hamid
Father: Abdul Hamid
Grandfather: Musa Khan
Rank: Col
Unit: Office of the Minister of Defense
DOB: 26 Oct 1966
POB: Wardak, Afghanistan
Ethnicity: Pashtun

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