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Cablegate: Request for Human Rights Vetting for U.S.-Sponsored

VZCZCXYZ0014
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHKI #1132/01 3571338
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 231338Z DEC 09
FM AMEMBASSY KINSHASA
TO SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 0487

UNCLAS KINSHASA 001132

SIPDIS
SENSITIVE

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: ASEC MARR MASS PREL PHUM CG
SUBJECT: REQUEST FOR HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR U.S.-SPONSORED
TRAINING: COURSE TO BEGIN DECEMBER 2009 IN ITURI, DRC.

REF: KINSHASA 1034

1. (U) Post requests Department's assistance in vetting, pursuant to
the Leahy Act and Foreign Assistance Act, the following candidates
selected to participate in a U.S.-sponsored training to begin
December 11, 2009 in the DRC.

2. (U) Post has no derogatory information on any of these
candidates. Names of proposed candidates are as follows:

Vital Mfinamo
Col
11/23/1947

Yvon Ngwizani
LtCol
12/17/1960

Makonde Nkumu
Maj
12/06/1954

Mbasi wa Mbenge
Maj
10/10/1950

Eric Mpanya Ndole
Maj
06/22/1976

Isengi Ibanga
Maj
02/26/1958

Silawa Kogba
Maj
07/04/1955

Kanda Betukumesu
Capt
02/24/1959

Nefu Litambala
Capt
12/02/1953

Senga Shongo
Capt
05/04/1979

Raisi Bashironga
Capt
01/25/1971

Omba Selemani
Capt
06/06/1968

Alexandre Kasongo
Capt
05/24/1977

Degu Kamanda
Capt
02/27/1956

Jose Botongo
Capt
09/15/1966

Sumbula Kabengele
Lt
10/02/1977

Nyange Wisungata
Lt
02/07/1970

Fallay Mambo
Lt
02/23/1970

Mukufu Kipulu
Lt
01/09/1954

Tambwe Shabani
Lt
07/27/1972

Roger Kitunga
Lt
02/17/1947

Elonga Mulenda
Lt
10/14/1975

Ilunga Mulowayi
Lt
08/23/1974

Alimange Ucoun
Lt
12/06/1970

Ngakay Nzayu
SLt
08/17/1977

Assani Eca Munyi
SLt
11/03/1974

Kibwe Ngoy
SLt
12/12/1965

Makasi Vungusako
SLt
05/04/1973

Django Nyembo
07/17/1960

Sembani Lhinda
SLt
12/08/1964

Kudjakae Omaganda
SLt
12/16/1967

Kikuni Kindjani
SLt
07/28/1960

Diakwanga Ntombo
SLt
10/04/1968

Musawu Ndumba
Maj
02/27/1972

Jean Claude Moluka
Maj
11/14/1970

Willy Mudia
Lt
12/12/1976

Cyprien Mutoro
Lt
12/30/1976

Ngomo Kazadi
Lt
06/26/1973

3. (SBU) The following persons are excluded from training due to
suspected human rights abuses:

Asani Saidi
Capt
11/24/1968

Ngando Lelia Mboyo
Lt
12/30/1975

Bushiri Abdoulay
SLt
10/20/1976

Abuba Sembe
SLt
04/01/1973

Germain Bahame
Maj
07/15/1976


Londa Panzu
Maj
07/15/1958

Abedi Mulonda
SLt
12/29/1965

Willy Bonane (reftel)
Col
01/01/1967

Mulimbi Lufungula (reftel)
Col
05/20/1945


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