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Cablegate: Leahy Vetting Response (Ankara 95)

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P 282020Z JAN 10
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY ANKARA PRIORITY 1674

UNCLAS STATE 008961

SENSITIVE
SIPDIS

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MARR PGOV PREL TU
SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING RESPONSE (ANKARA 95)

REF: ANKARA 95

1. (U) This cable responds to the action request in
reftel requesting human rights vetting for the candidate
nominated to attend the Decision Analysis Course at Ft. Lee,
VA from 1 February to 14 February 2010.

2. (SBU) The Department of State has vetted the
individual listed in reftel and possesses no credible
derogatory information as of 01/28/2010. Post is
authorized to include the following individual in
USG-funded training:

Name: Akay CAGLAYAN
Title: Analyst
Unit: Turkish Navy HQ, Ankara
Organization: Turkish Navy
DPOB: 05 July 1972, Wilhelmshaven

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 individual
identified above, as of 01/28/2010. Post may cite this
cable in response.

4. (SBU) Note that if Post subsequently becomes aware of
possible human rights violations by the individual
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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