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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting for Individuals Scheduled to Attend

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TO AMEMBASSY KIGALI IMMEDIATE 0000

UNCLAS STATE 088178

SENSITIVE
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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MARR MASS PHUM RW
SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING FOR INDIVIDUALS SCHEDULED TO ATTEND
A MILITARY-TO MILITARY EVENT HOSTED BY THE U.S. COAST
GUARD IN GISENYI, RWANDA

REF: KIGALI 499

1. (SBU) The Department of State has reviewed its files and
finds as of August 24, 2009, it possesses no credible
information of gross violations of human rights by the
individuals listed below:

Name: Emmanuel Rurangirwa
Rank: Lieutenant
DOB: September 7, 1968
POB: Rwanda

Name: Patrick Shingiro
Rank: Lieutenant
DOB: April 10, 1975
POB: Rwanda

Name: David Ngabonziza
Rank: Lieutenant
DOB: July 7, 1973
POB: Rwanda

Name: Mbaga Gasana
Rank: Second Lieutenant
DOB: July 15, 1976
POB: Rwanda

Name: Janvier Dusabe
Rank: Second Lieutenant
DOB: January 2, 1972
POB: Rwanda

Name: Eliezer Muvuzankweaya
Rank: Senior Sargent
DOB: May 4, 1970
POB: Rwanda

Name: Benjamin Rubibi
Rank: Corporal
DOB: August 13, 1978
POB: Rwanda

Name: Jackson Dushime
Rank: Corporal
DOB: July 20, 1978
POB: Rwanda

Name: Benon Karuhanga
Rank: Corporal
DOB: February 28, 1975
POB: Rwanda

Name: Janvier Ufitinema
Rank: Corporal
DOB: December 21, 1979
POB: Rwanda

Name: Celestin Ziragwira
Rank: Corporal
DOB: October 1, 1980
POB: Rwanda

Name: Ignacio Kabayiza
Rank: Corporal
DOB: October 13, 1975
POB: Rwanda

Name: Issa Mukiza
Rank: Corporal
DOB: November 20, 1977
POB: Rwanda

Name: Damascene J. Kayijuka
Rank: Corpora;
DOB: June 6, 1973
POB: Rwanda

Name: Theogene Ntaganda
Rank: Corporal
DOB: March 11, 1971
POB: Rwanda

Name: Jacques Kamahirwe
Rank: Corporal
ROB: July 25, 1979
POB: Rwanda

Name: JMV Ndikumana
Rank: Corporal
DOB: May 18, 1979
POB: Rwanda

Name: Innocent Mupenzi
Rank: Corporal
DOB: August 14, 1980
POB: Rwanda

Name: Alphonse Semanzi
Rank: Corporal
DOB: September 15, 1979
POB: Rwanda

Name; Emmanuel Habayo
Rank: Corporal
DOB: September 10, 1980
POB: Rwanda

Name: Issac Nkinzingabo
Rank: Private
DOB: April 26, 1986
POB: Rwanda

2. (U) Post is permitted to provide the following statement
to authorized parties:

The Embassy verifies that the Department of State possesses
no credible information of gross violations of human rights
by the individuals identified in paragraph 1 above, as of
August 24, 2009.

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

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