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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 007149

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EAP/BCLTV, L/EAP, L/PM, PM/ISO, INR AND DRL
PACOM FOR FPA HUSO, JIATF/WEST FOR COMMANDER BUSCH

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MASS MARR MOPS PREL PHUM TH HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING
SUBJECT: THAILAND EMBASSY/STATE DEPARTMENT HUMAN RIGHTS
VETTING FOR: MG BOONCHU KIRDCHOK

REF: A. JUSMAG-THAI MEMO DATED 18 OCTOBER 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) JUSMAG THAI has requested that the Embassy/State
Department complete human rights vetting request for MG
Boonchu KIRDCHOK, who has been selected to attend the WCN
N/A, National Defense University CTFP Course at Ft. McNair,
Washington, DC from 3 Dec. 2005 to 18 Aug. 2006. Embassy
Bangkok possesses no credible information of gross violations
of human rights by this person. Embassy Bangkok Political
Counselor, Susan M. Sutton, is the verifying officer for the
Embassy/Department of State.
BOYCE

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