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SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR ARKWAZY

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
participate in site visits to be conducted in the United States.

3. The name of the proposed candidate follows:

NAME: Sarmad Mahmood Flamarz ARKWAZY

POSITION: Civilian Interpreter, Global Language Systems assigned to
MNSTC-I/ITAM, Ministry of Interior

DOB: 02 February 1974

TYPE OF TRAINING: Site Visit to observe IG systems and organizations
incorporating organizational planning, investigations, inspections
and auditing.

TRAINING LOCATION: Washington D.C. Arlington, VA


DATES OF TRAINING: 11-22 March 2010

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