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Cablegate: Nicaragua: Human Rights Individual Vetting Request for U.S. - Sponsored Training: Milgp, Maitenance Orientation

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O R 051531Z NOV 09
FM AMEMBASSY MANAGUA
TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC IMMEDIATE 0094
INFO RUEHMU/AMEMBASSY MANAGUA

UNCLAS MANAGUA 001124

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DEPT FOR WHA, WHA/CEN, AND WHA/PPC

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MASS PHUM MOPS PINR NU
SUBJECT: NICARAGUA: HUMAN RIGHTS INDIVIDUAL VETTING REQUEST FOR U.S. - SPONSORED TRAINING: MILGP, MAITENANCE ORIENTATION

1. We request the Department's assistance in screening the
following individuals who have been nominated for USG-funded
training, pursuant to the Leahy Act and the Foreign Assistance Act.

2. The following individuals will attend the Maintenance
Orientation training in Fort Hood, Texas from November 17 - 21,
2009. The names are listed with the surname first, followed by
rank and DOB:

Unit: Nicaraguan Army

Silva Lopez, Francisco Javier; TC; 01 Aug 1961

Nunez Mendieta, Ervin Jose; Maj; 24 May 1962

3. As the U.S. Embassy Managua Leahy vetting coordinating office,
we certify that Post has completed its own local vetting and found
no credible evidence of gross violations of human rights.

4. In order to prepare for the participants' travel, we appreciate
the Department's response by November 13, 2009.
SANDERS

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