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Cablegate: Human Rights Vetting for U.S.-Sponsored Training

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DE RUEHC #5158 0501529
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
P 191526Z FEB 10
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY BAGHDAD PRIORITY 1389

UNCLAS STATE 015158

SIPDIS
SENSITIVE BUT UNCLASSIFIED

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PHUM MASS IZ
SUBJECT: HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR U.S.-SPONSORED TRAINING
FOR MOI OFFICIALS, VEHICLE MAINTENANCE TRAINING AND STUDY
COURSE

REF: BAGHDAD 286

1. (U) The Department has reviewed its files and finds that
it possesses no credible information of gross violations of
human rights at this time by the members of the Ministry of
Interior listed below. Department strongly suggests that
visa applications for these individuals be filed with as much
lead time as possible to allow for additional processing
procedures that may be required. Note that if, at any time,
the Embassy becomes aware of any information regarding
incidents which could be deemed to be credible information of
a gross violation of human rights by these individuals, the
Embassy should so inform the Department.

2. (SBU) The names of the proposed candidates are as follows:


FULL NAME: Hayder Sabah YOUSIF
POSITION: Maintenance Factory Engineer/MOI
DOB: May 3, 1980
TYPE OF TRAINING: Vehicle Maintenance Training and Study
Course
DATES OF TRAINING: March 15 - June 25, 2010
TRAINING LOCATION: University Technical Institute,
Mooresville, NC

FULL NAME: Zeyad Khalif ATTEYA
POSITION: Maintenance Factory Engineer/MOI
DOB: Sept 15, 1979
TYPE OF TRAINING: Vehicle Maintenance Training and Study
Course
DATES OF TRAINING: March 15 - June 25, 2010
TRAINING LOCATION: University Technical Institute,
Mooresville, NC

FULL NAME: Hayder Shakir HADI
POSITION: Maintenance Factory Engineer/MOI
DOB: Jun 29, 1985 TYPE OF TRAINING: Vehicle Maintenance
Training and Study Course
DATES OF TRAINING: March 15 - June 25, 2010
TRAINING LOCATION: University Technical Institute,
Mooresville, NC
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