05BANGKOK2000 THAILAND: EMBASSY/STATE DEPARTMENT HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING FOR: LCDR. SUMATE MALAMAS
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UNCLAS BANGKOK 002000
STATE FOR EAP/BCLTV, L/PM, PM/ISO, INR AND DRL
PACOM FOR FPA HUSO
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: MASS PREL PHUM TH HUMAN RIGHTS VETTING
SUBJECT: THAILAND: EMBASSY/STATE DEPARTMENT HUMAN RIGHTS
VETTING FOR: LCDR. SUMATE MALAMAS
REF: A. JUSMAG/THAI MEMO OF 14 MARCH 2005
¶B. STATE 021314 – GUIDANCE
¶C. 03 STATE 34981 – GUIDANCE
¶1. (U) This is an action request for human rights
verification required by the Leahy Amendment; see para. 2.
¶2. (U) JUSMAGTHAI has requested that the Embassy/State
Department complete human rights vetting for LCdr Sumate
MALAMAS, Naval Rating School, WCN 6320 who has been selected
to attend the Language Instructor Basic Course at Lackland
AFB, TX from 15 May – 02 December 2005. Embassy Bangkok
possesses no credible information of gross violations of
human rights by this individual. Embassy Bangkok Political
Counselor, Robert J. Clarke, is the verifying officer for the
Embassy/Department of State.