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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting for Ata - Combating Domestic And

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UNCLAS DHAKA 001107

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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 ATA - Combating Domestic and
Transnational Terrorism from January 24 - February 04, 2010 (2).

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

2. The following candidates have been selected for participation in
the ATA - Combating Domestic and Transnational Terrorism from
January 24 - February 04, 2010, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Post vetting
was completed on 12/14/2009. Post requests that vetting be
completed by 01/10/2010 to provide sufficient time for processing.
Post requests the department conduct Leahy vetting for the following
candidates:

1. Name: S M Ashrafuzzaman
Rank: ASP, DMP
DPOB: 26/10/1927, Rajshahi

2. Name: Mohammad Motiar Rahman
Rank: ASP, DB (North)
DPOB: 1/08/76, Faridpur

3. Name: Md Ruhul Amin
Rank: Inspector, DB (South)
DPOB: 1/12/68, Tangail

4. Name: Md. Abdul Kuddus Fakir
Rank: SI, Ramna Division
DPOB: 23/10/67, Faridpur

5. Name: Herendranath Pramanik
Rank: SI, Ramna Division
DPOB: 23/06/74, Naogaon

6. Name: Md. Lutfor Rahman
Rank: SI, Mirpur Division
DPOB: 01/06/79, Sunamganj

7. Name: Md. Mostafizer Rahman
Rank: SI, Mirpur Division
DPOB: 10/02/79, Rangpur

8. Name: Adil Hossain
Rank: SI, Mirpur Division
DPOB: 11/12/79, Dhaka

9. Name: Md. Habibul Haque Prodhan
Rank: SI, DB (North)
DPOB: 03/09/71, Ponchogor

10. Name: Md. Sohel Uddin
Rank: SI, DB (North)
DPOB: 12/05/77, Satkhira

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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