243157 1/11/2010 17:12 10STATE2377 Secretary of State UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY 10BUCHAREST845 VZCZCXYZ0003 PP RUEHWEB DE RUEHC #2377 0111717 ZNR UUUUU ZZH P 111712Z JAN 10 FM SECSTATE WASHDC TO AMEMBASSY BUCHAREST PRIORITY 2826 UNCLAS STATE 002377
E.O. 12958: N/A TAGS: PHUM, PINR, MASS, MARR, RO SUBJECT: LEAHY VETTING RESPONSE (BUCHAREST 845)
REF: BUCHAREST 845
1. (U) This cable responds to the action request in reftel requesting human rights vetting for the candidate nominated to attend the "Naval Staff College 5-1/2 Month", 06 January-11 June 2010, Newport, RI.
2. (U) The Department of State has vetted the individual listed in reftel and possesses no credible derogatory information as of 01/11/2010. Post is authorized to include the following individual in USG-funded training:
TOMA, Valentin Marian DOB: 14 Jul 73 POB: Targu Jiu Purpose: "Naval Staff College 5-1/2 Month", 06 January-11 June 2010, Newport, RI
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 01/11/2010. Post may cite this cable in response.
4. (U) 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