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Cablegate: Department Clearance for Indonesia Leahy Vetting Request -

VZCZCXYZ0005
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHC #5506 3662011
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O P 311958Z DEC 08
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO RUEHJA/AMEMBASSY JAKARTA IMMEDIATE 2234
INFO RUEHBK/AMEMBASSY BANGKOK PRIORITY 7329
RHMFIUU/DEPT OF JUSTICE WASHINGTON DC

UNCLAS STATE 135506

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM MARR KCRM PINR PREL SNAR ID
SUBJECT: DEPARTMENT CLEARANCE FOR INDONESIA LEAHY VETTING REQUEST -
ICITAP-52-2008

REF: JAKARTA 2281

1. (SBU) The Department of State reviewed its files and finds that,
to date, it possesses no credible information of gross violations of
human rights for the individual identified below. This individual is
a candidate for participation in a USAID sponsored ASEAN-WEN Support
Project Wildlife Enforcement Network Special Investigation Group
Workshop in Bangkok, Thailand scheduled from January 7-9, 2009. The
approximate U.S. funding for this training is $5,000.

2. (U) Candidate:

DIDID WIDJANARDI, SENIOR POLICE COMMISSIONER, HEAD OF UNIT I,
DIRECTORATE V, CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS DIVISION, INDONESIAN NATIONAL
POLICE HEADQUARTERS, JAKARTA, JAVA, INDONESIAN NATIONAL
POLICE (INP); DPOB: 14 JANUARY 1963, SOLO, JAVA, INDONESIA; MALE

3. (U) To authorized parties: Embassy verifies that the Department of
State possesses no credible information of gross violations of human
rights by the individual listed above, as of this date. Post may
cite this cable in response.

4. (U) If, in the future, post becomes aware of possible human rights
violations by the individual listed above, post should inform the
Department and not proceed with training.

5. (U) POC for this action is Jameson DeBose:
-Email: DeBoseJL@state.gov
-Phone: 202-647-2989
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