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

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
candidate from the Iraqi Security Forces who has been nominated to
attend a Logistics Seminars in the United States. If possible,
please expedite this request as course start date in scheduled for
early December.

3. The name of the proposed candidate follows:

NAME: Hazim Mohamed Kadhum AL OBAIDI

POSITION: BG, Deputy Director of Contracting

DOB: 01 July 1956

TYPE OF TRAINING: Logistics Seminars, NYPD and a Contractor
Selection in Atlanta, GA

TRAINING LOCATION: NYPD, New York, Penn State College,
Pennsylvania; Thunderbird, Glendale, Arizona; Contractor Selection,
Atlanta, GA

DATES OF TRAINING: 03-21 December 2009

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