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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting Response: Managua 1124

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHC #6746 3161919
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P R 121915Z NOV 09
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO RUEHMU/AMEMBASSY MANAGUA PRIORITY 0137
INFO RHMFISS/HQ USSOUTHCOM MIAMI FL

UNCLAS STATE 116746

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MASS MOPS PHUM PINR NU
SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING RESPONSE: MANAGUA 1124

REF: MANAGUA 1124

1. (SBU) As of November 12, 2009, the Department of State
possesses no credible evidence of gross violations of human
rights by the individual listed.

Unit: Nicaraguan Army

Silva Lopez, Francisco Javier; TC; 01 Aug 1961

Nunez Mendieta, Ervin Jose; Maj; 24 May 1962

2. (SBU) Post is therefore authorized to provide the
following statement to unified command: "Embassy verifies
that, as of November 12, 2009, the Department of State
possesses no credible information of gross violations of
human rights by the individuals or units listed. If at any
time Embassy becomes aware of any information regarding
incidents that could be deemed to be credible information of
gross violation of human rights by any personnel involved in
this training, Embassy should so inform the Department.
CLINTON

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