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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting Response: Managua 1354

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PP RUEHWEB

DE RUEHC #2135 3642228
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P R 302224Z DEC 09
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO RUEHMU/AMEMBASSY MANAGUA PRIORITY 0464
INFO RHMFISS/HQ USSOUTHCOM MIAMI FL

UNCLAS STATE 132135

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MASS MOPS PHUM PINR NU
SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING RESPONSE: MANAGUA 1354

REF: MANAGUA 1354

1. (SBU) As of December 30, 2009, the Department of State
possesses no credible evidence of gross violations of human
rights by the individual listed.

Unit: Nicaraguan Army

Castillo Espinoza, Gustavo Adolfo; Cpt; 17 Sept 1964
Blandino, Miguel Angel; Lt; 13 Jan 1961
Ardon Martinez, Denis Rafael; Sgt; 31 May 1959

2. (SBU) Post is therefore authorized to provide the
following statement to unified command: "Embassy verifies
that, as of December 30, 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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