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Cablegate: (U) Human Rights Vetting for Us Sponsored

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DE RUEHC #9512 3160613
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R 101510Z NOV 08
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD 2291

UNCLAS STATE 119512


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SUBJECT: (U) HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED
TRAINING FOR KADHIM

REF: BAGHDAD 003420

(U) 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 member of the Iraqi
Security Forces listed below. Department strongly suggests
that visa applications for the individual 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 this
individual, the Embassy should so inform the Department.

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

NAME: Sabah Kareem Kadhim KADHIM
POSITION: Captain, Admin Officer of 9th Division Recon.
Company, Iraqi Army. DOB: May 18, 1972
TYPE OF TRAINING: Quartermaster Captain,s Career Course
TRAINING LOCATION: Fort Lee, VA
DATES OF TRAINING: December 13, 2008 ) October 23, 2009
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