Cablegate: Thailand: Embassy/State Department Human Rights
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UNCLAS BANGKOK 003802
STATE FOR EAP/BCLTV, L/PM, PM/ISO, INR AND DRL
PACOM FOR FPA HUSO, JIATF/WEST FOR COMMANDER BUSCH
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MASS PREL PHUM TH HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING
SUBJECT: THAILAND: EMBASSY/STATE DEPARTMENT HUMAN RIGHTS
VETTING FOR: LTG. PAMOOK U-THAICHAYA
REF: A. JUSMAG/THAI MEMO OF 18 MAY 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 LtG Pamook
U-THAICHAYA, Special Warfare Command, who has been selected
for an Official Visit to US Special Operation Command, US
Special Operations Command Pacific from 6 June - 23 June
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.