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O 060243Z AUG 07
FM AMEMBASSY BANGKOK
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 8721
INFO RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASHINGTON DC IMMEDIATE
RUEKJCS/CJCS WASHDC IMMEDIATE
RUWGTCH/JIATF WEST //J3// IMMEDIATE
RHHMUNA/HQ USPACOM HONOLULU HI//JC/J3/J4/J5// IMMEDIATE
RHHMUNS/COMSOCPAC HONOLULU HI//SOJ3// IMMEDIATE

UNCLAS BANGKOK 004229

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

STATE FOR EAP/MLS, 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
SUBJECT: JUSMAG THAILAND EMBASSY/STATE DEPARTMENT HUMAN
RIGHTS VETTING FOR: SALAWIN UTTARAK, JOINT TRANSITION
COURSE, NORFOLK, VA, 28 AUG - 16 NOV, 2007

REF: A. JUSMAG/THAI MEMO DATED 26 JULY 2007

B. 05 STATE 021314 - GUIDANCE
C. 03 STATE 34981 - GUIDANCE

1. This is an action request. Please Respond by Aug 20,
2007. Thank you.

2. (U) JUSMAG/THAI has requested that the Embassy/State
Department complete human rights vetting request for
individual listed below, who has been selected to attend
course(s) as indicated. Embassy Bangkok possesses no
credible information of gross violations of human rights by
this/these person(s). Embassy Bangkok Political Officer, Guy
Margalith, is the verifying officer for the
Embassy/Department of State.

Salawin UTTARAK, Colonel, Royal Thai Army, Institute of
Advanced Military Studies, DPOB: May 10, 1965; Kalasin, TH.

WCN No. 1710, Joint Transition Course, Joint Forces Staff
College, Norfolk, VA, 28 August - 16 November, 2007

-- WCN
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