249259 2/17/2010 19:37 10STATE14145 Secretary of State UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY 10BUCHAREST75 VZCZCXYZ0002 PP RUEHWEB DE RUEHC #4145 0481939 ZNR UUUUU ZZH P 171937Z FEB 10 FM SECSTATE WASHDC TO AMEMBASSY BUCHAREST PRIORITY 3083 UNCLAS STATE 014145
E.O. 12958: N/A TAGS: PHUM, PINR, MASS, MARR, RO SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING RESPONSE (BUCHAREST 75)
REF: BUCHAREST 75
1. (U) This cable responds to the action request in reftel requesting human rights vetting for the candidates nominated to attend the Ranger course, 16 February-25 March 2010,Fort Benning, GA.
2. (SBU) The Department of State has vetted the individuals listed in reftel and possesses no credible derogatory information as of 02/05/2010. Post is authorized to include the following individuals in USG-funded training:
MINGHIRASI, Dragos Marius DOB: 16 June 87 POB: Craiova
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 individuals identified above, as of 02/05/2010. Post may cite this cable in response.
4. (SBU) Note that if Post subsequently becomes aware of possible human rights violations by the individuals 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