Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Us Sponsored Training
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FM AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD
TO SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 4998
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SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED TRAINING
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
training in the United States.
3. The name of the proposed candidate follows:
NAME: Muayad Nooruldeen Hussein HUSSEIN
POSITION: Staff Brigadier General/12th Brigade Commander/ Iraqi
Army Ministry of Defense
DOB: 19 September 1963
TYPE OF TRAINING: NESA Executive Seminar
TRAINING LOCATION: NESA Center/Washington D.C.
DATES OF TRAINING: 26 October - 19 November 2009
4. Please expedite this case as travel is time sensitive.