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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Acss Workshop September

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P 131507Z AUG 08
FM AMEMBASSY KIGALI
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 5535
INFO RUEKJCS/SECDEF WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS KIGALI 000559

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TAGS: MARR MASS PREL RW
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR ACSS WORKSHOP SEPTEMBER
03-19

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

2. (SBU) Per Leahy Amendment human rights vetting
requirements, please screen the following individual
scheduled to attend ACSS Workshop at Marshal Center in
Germany

Last Name First Name Rank DOB
--------- ---------- ---- ---
Rurangwa Ephrem Col (Dr.) 1965

Date(s) of Training: September 3-19, 2008


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

4. (U) Post point of contact is PolOff Jenny Orrico.

SIM

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