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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting for Advance Aerospace Medicine

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DEPT FOR SCA/RA ATTN: JOSEPH BRENNIG

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM MASS MARR PREL KCRM BG
SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING FOR ADVANCE AEROSPACE MEDICINE
COURSE IN BROOKS CITY BASE, TEXAS, JANUARY 4 - JUNE 13,
2008.

1. This is an action request. See para three.

2. The following candidate has been selected for
participation in the Advance Aerospace Medicine Course to be
held January 4 - June 13, 2008 in Brooks City Base, Texas.
Post vetting was completed on November 13, 2007. Post
requests that vetting be completed by December 5, 2007, to
provide sufficient time for processing. Post requests the
department conduct Leahy vetting for the following candidate:

Name: Mohammad Muradur Rashedin
Rank: Wing Commander
Unit: BAF Base, Bashar
Unit Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Personal Number: 8089
Date of Birth: 1 Jan 1960
Place of Birth: Mymensingh, Bangladesh

3. Post requests that the Department of State authorize post
to make the following statement to the relevant DOD units:
"Embassy verifies that the Department of State possesses no
credible information of gross violations of human rights by
the above named individual or unit."

4. Post Human Rights Officer is Luke Zahner, unclass
e-mail:zahnerlv@state.gov.

5. COMMENT: Embassy has no information to indicate this
individual or any unit he has served in has been involved in
gross violations of human rights.
Pasi

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