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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting for Outboard Mtr Mt Ovhl & Instructor

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DEPT FOR SCA/RA ATTN: JOSEPH BRENNIG

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM MASS MARR PREL KCRM BG
SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING FOR OUTBOARD MTR MT OVHL & INSTRUCTOR
DEVELOPMENT COURSE IN USA, JANUARY 12 TO MARCH 25, 2010

1. This is an action request. See para three.

2. The following candidates have been selected for participation in
the Outboard MTR MT & OVHL & Instructor Development Course in USA,
which will begin on January 12, 2010. Post vetting was completed on
November 24, 2009. Post requests that vetting be completed by
December 10, 2009 to provide sufficient time for processing. Post
requests the department conduct Leahy vetting for the following
candidates:

1. Name: Md Muzibur Rahman Khan
Rank: ERA-IV (CD III)
Unit: BNS Agradoot
Unit Location: Mongla
Personal Number: 930719
Date of Birth: 14 October 1974
Place of Birth: Pirojpur, Bangladesh

3. Post requests that the Department of State authorize post to make
the following statement to the relevant DOD units: "Embassy verifies
that the Department of State possesses no credible information of
gross violations of human rights by the above named individual or
unit."

4. Post Human Rights Officer is David Arulanantham, unclass
e-mail:arulananthamdp@state.gov.

5. COMMENT: Embassy has no information to indicate these
individuals or any units they have served in have been involved in
gross violations of human rights.

Moriarty

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