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03AMMAN1283
2003-03-04 13:34:00
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Embassy Amman
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Embassy Amman Staffing as of 3/4/03

Tags:   APER  PREL  AMGT  AEMR  ASEC  JO 
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						UNCLAS AMMAN 001283 

SIPDIS

DEPARTMENT FOR NEA, NEA/SA/EX AND NEA/ARN

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: APER PREL AMGT AEMR ASEC JO
SUBJECT: Embassy Amman Staffing as of 3/4/03



1. IN-COUNTRY TOTALS:

EMPLOYEES: 115
TDYers: 240
EFMS: 19
CONTRACTORS: 12

Total: 386

COMMENT:

EFMs: Of the 19 EFMs remaining at post, 9 have decided
to leave and will depart post within the next few days.
After their departure, we will have 10 EFMs at post.

CONTRACTORS: The Ambassador last month authorized
USAID contractors to use contract funds to send personnel and
families out of the country. Consequently, only 7 of the
59 USAID contractors previously in country remain. Two
dependents are at post with those USAID contractors.
Additionally, there are five DOD contractors at post, but
all of their dependents have departed.

FULBRIGHT SCHOLARS: The Ambassador on March 3 endorsed a
proposal to suspend temporarily the Fulbright program in
Jordan. This will lead to the departure of the three
remaining AmCit Fulbright scholars and the AmCit Fulbright
program Director in the next few days.



2. OUT OF COUNTRY ON AUTHORIZED DEPARTURE TOTALS:

EMPLOYEES: 4
EFMS: 163

Total: 167



3. Employees and Dependents not taking Authorized
Departure who have requested permission to travel outside
of the host country and return (since the last report):3.
All of these are Mission employees on official TDY travel.



4. TDY country clearances denied/postponed since authorized
departure implemented: 3

GNEHM