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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Us Sponsored Training

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

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 to
take part in site visits to police and emergency agencies in
National Capital Region in the United States.

3. The name of the proposed candidate follows:

NAME: Alaa Abed Berah AL TAIE

POSITION: BG, General Director, Public Affairs, Ministry of
Interior

DOB: 01 April 1964

TYPE OF TRAINING: Site visit to police and emergency agencies in
National Capital Region

TRAINING LOCATION: Washington DC, Harrisburg, PA

DATES OF TRAINING: 01-08 December 2009

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