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Cablegate: Post Facilitates Testimony for Military Commission

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P 291209Z JUL 08
FM AMEMBASSY MADRID
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 5182
INFO RUEHLA/AMCONSUL BARCELONA 3523
RUEKJCS/JOINT STAFF WASHDC
RUEAWJA/DEPT OF JUSTICE WASHDC

UNCLAS MADRID 000841

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR EUR/WE, S/WCI, L, DOD/OMC ABNER, SOUTHCOM
LOFTUS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PINR PREL PTER SP
SUBJECT: POST FACILITATES TESTIMONY FOR MILITARY COMMISSION
TRIAL OF SALIM AHMED HAMDAN

REF: STATE 80696

1. In accordance with reftel instructions, Post facilitated
the testimony of Professor Geoff Corn in the trial of Salim
Ahmed Hamdan. Professor Corn was escorted to and from
Embassy DVC facilities by Defense Attache Office staff on
July 28. Thanks for department assistance with interagency
coordination.


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