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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Us Sponsored Training

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P 182027Z SEP 08
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD PRIORITY 0947

UNCLAS STATE 100116

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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: IZ MOPS PGOV PHUM PINS PREL
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR ALI

REF: BAGHDAD 3010

1. The Department has reviewed its files and finds that it
possesses no credible information of gross violations of
human rights at this time by the members of the Iraqi
Security Forces listed below. Department strongly suggests
that visa applications for both individuals be filed with as
much time as possible to allow for additional processing
procedures that may be required. Note that if, at any time,
the Embassy becomes aware of any information regarding
incidents which could be deemed to be credible information of
a gross violation of human rights by any of these
individuals, the Embassy should so inform the Department.

2.The name of the proposed candidate (ref a) is as follows:

NAME: Jasim Jawad Ali ALI
POSITION: Major General, Contracting Director, Ministry of
Interior
DOB: July 01, 1952
TYPE OF TRAINING: FMS Strategic Planning
TRAINING LOCATION: Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
DATES OF TRAINING: September 21-28, 2008
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