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Cablegate: Request for Human Rights Vetting for Odc Military

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E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MOPS PMIL PHUM LE
SUBJECT: REQUEST FOR HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR ODC MILITARY
TRAINING (GROUP BL)

1. (U) In accordance with provisions of the Leahy Act and Foreign
Assistance Act, we have carefully reviewed the human rights record
of the following candidates. We found no evidence of gross human
rights violations for these individuals.

2. (U) The following Lebanese Armed Forces personnel are scheduled
to attend Office of Defense Cooperation (ODC) training programs.
All data is organized according to the following categories:

Last Name
First Name
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Rank/Position
Father Full Name
Mother Full Name

Hachouche
Loutfi
20-Oct-52
Beirut,Lebanon
BG, Secretary General, Housing Section
Abed Al Hasan Suleiman Hachouche
Adibe Joumaa

El Ayoubi
Ramzi
26-May-53
Dedde, Koura, Lebanon
BG, Head Chief of the Commander General Office, Ministry of Defense
Abdel Rahim El Ayoubi
Jamileh EL Ayoubi

Talouzian
Jean
10-Nov-57
Beirut,Lebanon
BG, Beirut Airport Security
Archag Ohannes Talouzian
Asma Youssef El Deek

Gerges
Robert
2-Dec-59
Rahbe Akkar, Lebanon
BG, Brigadier Chief of Staff, 7th Brigade
Ibrahim Georges Gerges
Nadwa Nicolas El Homsi

Karam
Issam
12-Nov-58
Khirbet Kanafar, Bekaa, Lebanon
BG, Deputy Commander,12th Brigade
Adib Karam
Eva Kidy

Massoud
Hanna
29-May-57
Ablah, Bekaa, Lebanon
BG, Commander, 5th Intervention Regiment
Elia Moussa Massoud
Kamila Elias Rached

Zahreddine
Dureid
28-Jun-58
Kafarfaloud, Chouf, Lebanon
COL, Liaison Officer Chief Sector West, LAF/Unifil, Humanitarian
Section Chief
Fouad Hussein Zahreddine
Mounira Fandi Arawi

Hachem
Abdel Karim
6-Feb-62
Hawch Hala, Rayyak, Lebanon
COL, Commander, Marine Commando Regiment
Hussein Abdel Karim Hachem
Fatima Mohamad Hachem

Jabbour
Edward
30-Jun-63
Kobayat, Akkar, Lebanon
LTC, S1/S4, Battalion 122, 12th Brigade
Younes Jabbour
Saydeh Zaytouneh

Hakmeh
Michel

24-Dec-61
Kobayat, Akkar, Lebanon
COL, Section Chief, Logistic Brigade
Youssef Makhoul Hakme
Josephine Youssef Gerges

Hanna
Elias
29-Sep-64
Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
COL, Battalion 115 Commander, 11th Brigade
Bassil Hanna Hanna
Josephine Wadih Bou Khalil

Al Chidiac
Jean
20-Mar-64
Bcharre, Lebanon
COL, Battalion 103 Commander, 10th Brigade
Elias Hanna Al Chidiac
Caroline Kamil Beyrouthy

Akiki
Khalil
14-Jul-63
Kfardebian, Lebanon
COL, Raven Squadron Commander, Air Force School
Ibrahim Yaacoub Akiki
Loulou Khalil Salame

Abdo
Faouzi
6-Jun-62
Kobayat, Akkar, Lebanon
LTC, S2/S3, Battalion 123, 12th Brigade
Sarkis Youssef Abdo
Katherine Elias Thoumas

Ibrahim
Bassem
5-Apr-63
Debel, Lebanon
LTC, Company Commander, Araman Training Center
Jubran Ibrahim Raheel
Alia Massoud Hachem

Haikal
Ziad
20-Dec-65
Bsalim, Lebanon
COL, Wing Commander, Beirut Air Force Base
Sami Kheir Haikal
Nabiha Abdo Hajj

Al Hajj Shehadeh
Samer
8-Oct-80
Chhim, Lebanon
1LT, Assistant Company Commander, 2nd Artillery Regiment
Adnan Houssein Al Hajj Shehadeh
Hoda Ahmad Abdallah

Chedid
Roger
20-Aug-81
Jbeil, Lebanon
1LT, Assistant Company Commander, Ranger Regiment
Antoine Peter Chedid
Maggie George Daou

Salameh
George
24-May-80
Beirut,Lebanon
1LT, Assistant Company Commander, Battalion 95, 9th Brigade
Edmond Antoine Salameh
Jeanette Michel Khazzaka

Saad
Giscard
29-Aug-83
Jbeil, Lebanon
1LT, Patrol Boat Commander, Beirut Naval Base
Halim Boutros Saad
Georgette Boutros Daccache

Abou Melhem
Tarek
14-Sep-83
Saida, Lebanon
1LT, Officer, Beirut Naval Base
Daoud Abdallah Abou Melhem

Zohour Mohamad Barakat

Lahib
Marwan
5-Nov-83
Saida, Lebanon
1LT, Platoon Leader, 1st Intervention Regiment
Mashhour Ahmad Lahib
Iman Mohamd karam

Saleh
Abbas
10-Apr-86
Haret Saida, Lebanon
2LT, Armor Platoon Leader, Battalion 84, 8th Brigade
Ibrahim Ali Saleh
Fawziya Youssef Wardeh

Bou Yassine
Alaa
23-Feb-87
Manara, West Bekaa, Lebanon
2LT, Pilot, 11th Squadron, Beirut Air Force Base
Ghassan Ali Bou Yassine
Neemat Youssef El Khatib

Zaayter
George
26-Jun-87
Bayno, Lebanon
2LT, Platoon Leader, Battalion 34, 3rd Brigade
Assaad Mtanios Zaayter
Hafiza Elias Habka

Temraz
Rebal
10-Aug-88
Khobar, KSA
2LT, Platoon Leader, Battalion 114, 11th Brigade
Anwar Zeindeddine Temraz
Ghada Badih Gharzeddine

Nabhan
Adolf
1-Oct-86
Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
2LT, Platoon Leader, Battalion 14, 1st Brigade
Michel George Nabhan
Hala Najib Bachalany

Ali
Bakr
7-Aug-88
Sfireh, Lebanon
2LT, Platoon Leader, Battalion 81, 8th Brigade
Ahmad Mostafa Ali
Fayza Ahmad Hassoun

Abou Melhem
Ali
28-Dec-87
Ankoun, Lebanon
2LT, Platoon Leader Battalion 81, 8th Brigade
Mohamad Abdallah Abou Melhem
Hala Afif Haidar

Hindy
Peter
10-Jul-87
Ain Kfarzabad, Zahle, Lebanon
2LT, Platoon Leader Battalion 72, 7th Brigade
Elias Jamil Hindy
Angel Nadim Sarkis

Elias
Assaad
2-Feb-86
Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
2LT, Platoon Leader, Battalion 11, 1st Brigade
Taan Said Elias
Bader Youssef Elias

Sharafeddine
Adham
30-May-88
Simkanieh, Lebanon
2LT, Pilot, 8th Squadron, Rayyak Air Base
Adnan Fayez Sharafeddine
Latifa Farid Fakhreddine

3. (U) We seek Department's review of its files on these individuals
to continue the human rights vetting process.


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