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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Us Sponsored Training

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TO SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 8848

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SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR KADHIM

1. This is an action request.

2. Pursuant to the Leahy Act and Foreign Assistance Act, post
requests 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. The names of the proposed candidates are as follows:

NAME: Falah Hasan Aldumahamed KADIM
POSITION: COL, Counter Terrorism Bureau, Iraqi Army
DOB: July 1, 1957
TYPE OF TRAINING: Senior DISAM / FMS Course
TRAINING LOCATION: Wright Patterson AFB and Washington, DC
DATES OF TRAINING: September 7 to 14, 2008

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