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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for August 11 Acota Training

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DE RUEHLGB #0516 2140954
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 010954Z AUG 08
FM AMEMBASSY KIGALI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 5494
INFO RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS KIGALI 000516

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

DEPT FOR AF/C, DRL/PHD, PM/RSAT AND L/PM

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MARR MASS PREL RW
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR AUGUST 11 ACOTA TRAINING

1. (U) This is an action request, see paragraph 2.

2. (SBU) Per Leahy Amendment human rights vetting
requirements, please screen the following individual and
battalion scheduled to receive ACOTA Training

Last Name First Name Rank DOB
--------- ---------- ---- ---
GASANA John LTCOL 1967

7th Inf Battalion, RDF

Date(s) of Training: August 11, 2008


3. (SBU) Post has discovered no derogatory information on
the nominee(s) or the battalion from its own files or
reputable sources.

4. (U) Post point of contact is intern Emily Narkis.

SIM

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