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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Us Training Programs

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DE RUEHBU #1523 3101058
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 051058Z NOV 08
FM AMEMBASSY BUENOS AIRES
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 2415
INFO RHMFIUU/HQ USSOUTHCOM MIAMI FL IMMEDIATE

UNCLAS BUENOS AIRES 001523

INR FOR PAT PERRIN AND JAMES MCELVEEN
WHA/BSC FOR CAROLINE CROFT
DRL/DP FOR CHARLES EVANS

SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM PINR MARR AR
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US TRAINING PROGRAMS

REF: 03 State 34981

Per reftel, Embassy requests that the Department perform the
required human rights vetting on the following Argentine citizen.
Local checks revealed no derogatory information. Please slug
Department's response for Ted Craig, Political Section, and William
Worley, Milgp.

Course Date: 30 November 08
Course Name: Air Defense Artillery Captain's Career Course

First Name: Rodrigo
Last Name: GOMEZ
Title: 1LT
Unit: Military Academy
Service: Argentine Army
ID/DNI: 27.410.777
DOB: 01 Oct 1979
POB: Resistencia, Chaco, Argentina


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