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SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR AL MAYYAH

1. This is an action request.

2. Pursuant to the Leahy Act and Foreign Assistance Act, post
requests the Department's assistance in screening the following
candidates from the Iraqi Security Forces who has been nominated for
visit to the United States to meet with OSD and DOS staff.

3. The name of the proposed candidate follows:

NAME: Amhed Sabeeh Kareem AL-MAYYAH

POSITION: Iraqi Army Colonel and Staff Officer in the MOD-M-10 CBRN
Branch

DOB: 05 August 1966

TYPE OF TRAINING: Partnership meetings and briefings with OSD
Policy, Department of State, U.S. Army 20th Support Command (CBRNE.

TRAINING LOCATION: Washington D.C., Aberdeen Proving Ground,
Edgewood, MD, Fort Leonard Wood, MO


DATES OF TRAINING: 08 October - 16 October 2009

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