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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for Us Sponsored Training for Kareem

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SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR US SPONSORED TRAINING FOR KAREEM

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 the Defense Language Combined Logistics Captains
Career Course during the period
24 March through 17 December 2010; training location - Lackland AFB,
TX/Ft Lee, VA, USA.

3. The name of the proposed candidate is as follows:

FULL NAME: Ammar Salim KAREEM
POSITION: 1LT/Maintenance Company/Iraqi Special Operations
Force/Counter Terrorism Service
DOB: 23 Jul 1982


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