Search

 

Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Us Sponsored Training

VZCZCXYZ0017
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHGB #2439 2521512
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 091512Z SEP 09
FM AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD
TO SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 4653

UNCLAS BAGHDAD 002439

SIPDIS

PLEASE PASS NEA-I

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: IZ MOPS PGOV PHUM PINS PREL IZ
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR AL ZUBAIDI

1. This is an action request. Please expedite as course start date
is September 19, 2009.

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
training in the United States.

3. The name of the proposed candidate follows:

NAME: Abdulrazzaq Mahmood Kadhim AL-ZUBAIDI

POSITION: Section Director of Dissertation and Research, Iraqi
Army, Counter Terrorism Bureau

DOB: 01 January 1954

TYPE OF TRAINING: Civil Military Response to Terrorism

TRAINING LOCATION: Amman, Jordan

DATES OF TRAINING: 19 September - 24 September 2009

FORD

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
World Headlines

 

OECD: COVID-19 Crisis Puts Migration And Progress On Integration At Risk, Says

Watch the live webcast of the press conference Migration flows have increased over the past decade and some progress has been made to improve the integration of immigrants in the host countries. But some of these gains may be erased by the COVID-19 pandemic ... More>>


Pacific Media Watch: How Pacific Environmental Defenders Are Coping With The Covid Pandemic

SPECIAL REPORT: By Sri Krishnamurthi of Pacific Media Watch Pacific Climate Warriors - creative action to trigger better responses to climate crisis. Image: ... More>>

Reporters Without Borders: Julian Assange’s Extradition Hearing Marred By Barriers To Open Justice

After monitoring four weeks of evidence in the US extradition proceedings against Wikileaks publisher Julian Assange, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) reiterates concern regarding the targeting of Assange for his contributions to journalism, and calls ... More>>

OHCHR: Stranded Migrants Need Safe And Dignified Return – UN Migrant Workers Committee

The UN Committee on Migrant Workers has today called on governments to take immediate action to address the inhumane conditions of migrant workers who are stranded in detention camps and ensure they can have an orderly, safe and dignified return to ... More>>