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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting Response (Bucharest 814)

VZCZCXYZ0016
PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHC #7637 3481805
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 141804Z DEC 09
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BUCHAREST PRIORITY 2705

UNCLAS STATE 127637

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM PINR MASS MARR RO
SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING RESPONSE (BUCHAREST 814)

REF: BUCHAREST 814

1. (U) This cable responds to the action request in
reftel requesting human rights vetting for the candidates
nominated to attend an USG-sponsored training.

2. (U) The Department of State has vetted the
individuals listed in reftel and possesses no credible
derogatory information as of 12/04/2009. Post is
authorized to include the following individuals in
USG-funded training:

PETRE, Catalin
DOB: 05 Jul 79
POB: Gaesti
Purpose: "Maneuver Senior Leaders Course", 29 December 2009-22
February 2010, Fort Benning, GA

MACSIM, Cosmin Vasile
DOB: 14 Mar 78
POB: Botosani
Purpose: "Aviation Captain's Career Course", 04 January-09
June
2010, Fort Rucker, AL

ANDREI, Constatin
DOB: 10 Aug 74
POB: Rupea
Purpose: "Joint Air Operation Planning Course", 22 January-05
February 2010, Maxwell AFB, AL

BADEANCA, Darius Florin
DOB: 26 Oct 84
POB: Ramnicu Valcea
Purpose: "Ranger course", 29 January-30 April 2010, Fort
Benning,
GA

BOBOCEA, Sorin Catalin
DOB: 02 Mar 85
POB: Drobeta Turnu Severin
Purpose: "Ranger course", 29 January-30 April 2010, Fort
Benning,
GA

3. (U) Post is permitted to provide the following
statement to authorized parties: Embassy verifies that the
Department of State possesses no credible information of
gross violations of human rights by the individuals
identified above, as of 12/04/2009. Post may cite this
cable in response.


4. (U) Note that if Post subsequently becomes aware of
possible human rights violations by the individuals
listed above, Post should inform the Department and not
proceed with training. Post should refer to the Leahy
Vetting guidance manual for additional assistance.
CLINTON

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