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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for U.S Sponsored Training

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DE RUEHC #4754 2261332
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 141316Z AUG 09
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD PRIORITY 7948

UNCLAS STATE 084754

SIPDIS
SENSITIVE BUT UNCLASSIFIED

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

REF: BAGHDAD 2127

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: Dawaood Ali Hussein AL-HAYYALI
POSITION: Colonel/Chief of future Operations/Iraqi National
Counter
Terrorism Command
DOB: January 01, 1965
TYPE OF TRAINING: Counter Terrorism Leadership
Program/Program for
Advance Securities Studies
TRAINING LOCATION: George C. Marshall Center/Germany
DATES OF TRAINING: August 24 - September 15, 2009
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