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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting Request: Mod Staff

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHBUL #2539 2601248
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 161248Z SEP 08
FM AMEMBASSY KABUL
TO SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 5546

UNCLAS KABUL 002539

SIPDIS

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: MOD STAFF

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

2. In order to comply with Leahy vetting requirements, this cable
forwards the name and biodata of six (2) officers. Post has
reviewed the information available on these individuals and has
found no derogatory information. Post requests Department response
by September 30, 2008.

3. Following is biographical data:
1. Name: Ahmad Sameer Samar
Father: Samaruddin
Grandfather: Ahmadudin
Rank: 1LT
Unit: MoD, 205th corps 2nd brigade
DOB: 02-05-1983
POB: Kabul
Ethnicity: Pashtoon
Course: Transportation basic officer course, Virginia
2. Name: Ghulam Hazrat Rashid
Father: Noor Gul
Grandfather: Sardar Mohammad
Rank: CAPT
Unit: MoD, Commando unit
DOB: 05-Jun-1976
POB: Kabul
Ethnicity: Pashtoon
Course: Infantry basic officer course, Georgia

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