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Cablegate: Chile: Legat Request for Human Rights Vetting For

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DE RUEHSG #1196 2071916
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 261916Z JUL 07
FM AMEMBASSY SANTIAGO
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 1861
INFO RHMCSUU/FBI WASHINGTON DC PRIORITY

UNCLAS SANTIAGO 001196

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

STATE FOR WHA/BSC, DRL, INR, PM

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: KCRM PREL SNAR PHUM CI
SUBJECT: CHILE: LEGAT REQUEST FOR HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR
LAW ENFORCEMENT DEVELOPMENT COURSE

REF: STOY - CRETAROLO EMAIL 07/26/2007

1. This is an action request. See paragraphs 2 and 3.

2. Action request: Embassy requests the Department assist
in conducting a Leahy Amendment Human Rights review, as well
as a general name check, of the following Chilean candidates
who have been nominated for U.S. funded training, pursuant to
the Leahy Act and Foreign Assistance Act. Please transmit
the results of such, including information not strictly
covered by the Leahy Amendment, to Embassy.

3. The proposed training is the Law Enforcement Development
Program, which will take place at the International Law
Enforcement Academy, ILEA, in El Salvador, 08/19/2007 -
09/29/2007. The name and identifying information of the
proposed candidates appear in the following format: Name,
rank, unit, date of birth, place of birth and national
identification number.

a. Delfin Arturo OLIGUIN Donoso, Lieutenant, Chilean
Investigative Police, December 12, 1970, Santiago, Chile,
11.879.189-4.

b. Christian Antonio QUILODRAN Munoz, Lieutenant, Chilean
Investigative Police, April 9, 1972, Santiago, Chile,
10.464.472-4.

c. Pedro Omar MUNOZ Diaz, Lieutenant, Chilean Investigative
Police, October 11, 1970, Valparaiso, Chile, 11.621.052-5.

d. Rosamel Hector CORNEJO Vallejos, Lieutenant, Chilean
Investigative Police, January 12, 1973, Santiago, Chile,
12.484.767-2.

e. Pablo Ignacio KLENNER Cardenas, Second Lieutenant, Chilean
Investigative Police, April 3, 1970, Puerto Montt, Chile,
13.323.128-5.

4. Embassy's ongoing investigation has not found credible
information that the candidates have been involved in gross
human rights violations.
KELLY

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