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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Us Sponsored Training

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SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR AL QUISSY

1. This is an action request.

2. Pursuant to the Leahy Act and Foreign Assistance Act, post
requests the Department's assistance in screening the following
candidates of the Iraqi Security Forces who have been nominated for
training in the United States. Post has no derogatory information.

3. The names of the proposed candidates are as follows:

NAME: Modar Suhail Abdulhasan AL QAISSY
POSITION: LTC, Iraqi Air Force
DOB: October 4, 1961
TYPE OF TRAINING: Counter Terrorism Language Program and Program on
Advanced Security Studies
TRAINING LOCATION: Marshall Center, Garmisch, Germany
DATES OF TRAINING: August 25 to December 19, 2008

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