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Cablegate: Thailand: Embassy/State Department Human Rights

This record is a partial extract of the original cable. The full text of the original cable is not available.

UNCLAS BANGKOK 002321

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EAP/BCLTV, L/PM, PM/ISO, INR AND DRL
PACOM FOR FPA HUSO

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MASS PREL PHUM TH HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING
SUBJECT: THAILAND: EMBASSY/STATE DEPARTMENT HUMAN RIGHTS
VETTING FOR: POL.COL. PEERAPONG DOUNGAMPORN

REF: A. JUSMAG/THAI MEMO OF 23 MARCH 2005

B. STATE 021314 - GUIDANCE
C. 03 STATE 34981 - GUIDANCE

1. (U) This is an action request for human rights
verification required by the Leahy Amendment; see para. 2.

2. (U) JUSMAGTHAI has requested that the Embassy/State
Department complete human rights vetting for Pol.Col.
Peerapong DOUNGAMPORN, Division 1, Special Branch, Royal Thai
Police, WCN (N/A), who has been selected to attend the
Comprehensive Security Responses to Terrorism (CSRT) Course
at Honolulu, HI from April 18 - May 6, 2005. Embassy Bangkok
possesses no credible information of gross violations of
human rights by this individual. Embassy Bangkok Political
Counselor, Robert J. Clarke, is the verifying officer for the
Embassy/Department of State.
ARVIZU

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