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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting Request: National Security Council Advisor

VZCZCXYZ0008
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHBUL #3596 2961101
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 231101Z OCT 07
FM AMEMBASSY KABUL
TO SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 1061

UNCLAS KABUL 003596

SIPDIS

SIPDIS

DEPT FOR SCA/RA (JBRENNIG), SCA/A, DRL, S/CT

E.O. 12958 N/A
TAGS: PHUM SNAR PINR PTER AF
SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING REQUEST: National Security Council Advisor
Position


1. This is an action request - see paragraph 2.

2. In order to comply with Leahy human rights vetting requirements,
this cable forwards the name of one Afghan National selected for the
position of National Security Council Advisor. Post possesses no
derogatory information on this individual. Post requests
Department's review of this candidate by October 29, 2007.

3. Following is the biographical data:

Name: Mohammad Ashraf Nabizada
Father's Name: Mohammad Sharif
Grandfather: Mohammad Nabi
DOB: 17 Aug 80
POB: Kabul Afghanistan
Ethnicity: Tajik
Rank: Col
Position: National Security Council advisor

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