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Cablegate: Request for Human Rights Vetting for Us Sponsored

VZCZCXYZ0000
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHGB #3320 2790946
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 060946Z OCT 07
FM AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD
TO SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 3717

UNCLAS BAGHDAD 003320

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PGOV MOPS PINS PHUM PREL IZ
SUBJECT: REQUEST FOR HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED
TRAINING FOR LTC ABDULLAH


1. (U) This is an action request.

2. (U) Pursuant to the Leahy Act and Foreign Assistance Act,
post request the Department's assistance in screening the
following candidates of the Iraqi Security Forces who have
been nominated for training in the United States. Post has no
derogatory information.

3. (U) Names of the proposed candidates are as follows:

NAME: Bakr Mohammed Ameen ABDULLAH
POSITION: LTC, Iraqi Army
DOB: July 1, 1970
TYPE OF TRAINING: Military Intelligence Career Captains
Course
TRAINING LOCATION: Ft. Huachuca and Ft. Leavenworth
DATES OF TRAINING: November 19, 2007 to September 22, 2008

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