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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for U.S Sponsored Training

VZCZCXYZ0018
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHC #1113 3011340
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 281320Z OCT 09
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD PRIORITY 9200

UNCLAS STATE 111113

SIPDIS
SENSITIVE BUT UNCLASSIFIED

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: IZ PHUM MASS
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR U.S SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR BUNYAN

REF: BAGHDAD 2771

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: Mohammed Mahmood BUNYAN
POSITION: Staff LTColonel
DOB: September 07, 1970
TYPE OF TRAINING: Counter Terrorism Executive Seminar
TRAINING LOCATION: Near East South Asia Center for Strategic
Studies, Washington D.C.
DATES OF TRAINING: December 01-17, 2009
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