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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for U.S Sponsored Training

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHC #4744 2261323
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 141307Z AUG 09
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD PRIORITY 7940

UNCLAS STATE 084744

SIPDIS
SENSITIVE BUT UNCLASSIFIED

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: IZ PHUM MASS
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR U.S SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR ABDULWAHAB

REF: BAGHDAD 2048

1. (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 a
visa application for this 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.

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

NAME: Nadar Edan Abdulwahab ABDULWAHAB
POSITION: LTC/Military Pilot/Iraqi Air Force/Ministry of
Defense
DOB: October 06, 1968
TYPE OF TRAINING: King Air Pilot Training
TRAINING LOCATION: Wichita, Kansas (USA)
DATES OF TRAINING: October 18 - November 18, 2009
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