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Viewing cable 09STATE64609, EGYPT LEAHY VETTING RESPONSE

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Reference ID Created Released Classification Origin
09STATE64609 2009-06-22 21:09 2011-01-28 00:12 UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY Secretary of State
VZCZCXYZ0005
OO RUEHWEB

DE RUEHC #4609 1732134
ZNR UUUUU ZZH
O 222112Z JUN 09
FM SECSTATE WASHDC
TO AMEMBASSY CAIRO IMMEDIATE 1940
UNCLAS STATE 064609 
 
SENSITIVE 
SIPDIS 
CAIRO FOR RSO RTHYEN 
 
E.O. 12958: N/A 
TAGS: MASS PHUM PREL SNAR EG PM
SUBJECT: EGYPT LEAHY VETTING RESPONSE 
 
REF: A. CAIRO 1063 
     B. CAIRO 1124 
     C. CAIRO 1123 
 
 1.  (SBU) In response to reftel Leahy vetting request, the 
Department has reviewed its files and finds it possesses 
no credible information of gross violations of human 
rights at this time by the Egyptian officials listed 
below.  Please note that if at any time the Embassy 
becomes aware of 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 following Egyptian officials have been 
selected to participate, or are considered alternates, for 
several 
U.S.-sponsored training courses.  The first official will 
attend the Maritime 
Center of Excellence Course on June 22, officials 2-7 will 
attend misc navairsyscom 
training June 27-August 14, and officials 8-13 will attend a 
quality management program June 24-July 20. 
The names of the candidates that follow are listed below in 
"rank or job 
title, name, date of birth, city of birth (in Egypt), current 
residence" format: 
 
1)    LCDR Osama Hassan Abd el Latif, 01/01/1970, Egypt, 
Naval Forces Command, Alexandria 
2)    CAPT DARWISH, MAHMOUD MOHAMED 
HASSAN,03-Jun-80,GHARBEYA, CAIRO WEST AIR BASE 
3)    MAJ ALY, MAHMOUD HASSAN MAHMOUD, 17-Dec-71,ALEXANDRIA, 
CAIRO WEST AIR BASE 
4)    LTC ELSHAMLOUL, ELMOATAZ BELLAH MOHAMED KAMAL ABDEL 
AZIM ALY,06-Nov-71, CAIRO, CAIRO WEST AIR BASE 
5)    LTC, ABOUELKHAIR, BASSEM ABDELAATY ABDELKADER, 
30-Nov-76, CAIRO,CAIRO WEST AIR BASE 
6)    SALAH, AYMAN ABDLFATTAH HASSAN MOHAMED, 07-May-69, 
GHARBIYA,CAIRO WEST AIR BASE 
7)    KHATER, MAGED ABDEL MONEM ABDEL GAWWAD, 08-Jun-71, 
KALYOBIYA,CAIRO WEST AIR BASE 
8)    LTC BELTAGY, HOSSAM MOHAMED ABD EL MAGEED, 
28-Aug-70,CAIRO,MISSILE EQUIPMENT MAIN WORKSHOP 
9)    LTC GEHAD, HUSSEIN AHMED HUSSEIN, 15-Apr-69, SHARKIYA, 
QA BRANCH EAA 
10)   LTC BAT, ABDELRAHMAN EZZELARAB MOHAMED MORSI MOHAMED, 
26-Sep-68,GIZA, QA BRANCH EAA 
11)   COL AHMED, HANI AHMED NABIH EBRAHIM,  28-Aug-68, 
GHARBEYA, AIR DEFENSE HOUSE 
12)   MAJ ELSAFTY, AHMED SAMIR IBRAHIM HASSAN, 5-Nov-74, 
ALEXANDRIA, EW MAIN LABS 
13)   CDR ELSAFTY, ASSEM MAHMOUD ABDELAZIZ, 22-Jun-69, 
ALEXANDRIA, NAVY HQ 
 
3.  (SBU) 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 in paragraph 2 above, as of this date.  Post 
may cite this cable in response. 
CLINTON