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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for U.S Sponsored Training

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DE RUEHC #8898 2661823
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 231804Z SEP 09
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD PRIORITY 8667

UNCLAS STATE 098898

SIPDIS
SENSITIVE BUT UNCLASSIFIED

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: IZ MOPS PGOV PHUM PINS PREL POLM
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR U.S SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR ALNASERI

REF: BAGHDAD 2369

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: Ayad Khazal Abood ALNASERI
POSITION: Staff Brigadier General/6th Division Deputy
Commander, Iraqi Army Ministry of Defense
DOB: April 1, 1965
TYPE OF TRAINING: Near East Soush Asia Executive Seminar
TRAINING LOCATION: Near East South Asia Center for Strategic
Studies, Washington D.C.
DATES OF TRAINING: October 26, 2009 to November 19, 2009
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