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Cablegate: Chile: Approved Human Rights Vetting for Harpoon Weapon

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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM MARR MASS PREL PINR CI
SUBJECT: CHILE: APPROVED HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR HARPOON WEAPON
SYSTEM COURSE

REF: A. STATE 72652
B. SANTIAGO 616

1. Per reftel A, Embassy verifies that as of July 7, 2008, the
Department of State possesses no credible evidence or information of
gross human rights violations by the Chilean candidates cited in
reftel B.

2. Economic and Political Counselor Juan Alsace certifies the above
statement.

SIMONS

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