US support to Cameroon (Air Force)

Emmanuel Freudenthal filed this request with the Air Force of the United States of America.
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Multi Request US support to Cameroon
Due Sept. 11, 2019
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Emmanuel Freudenthal

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

All agreement with Cameroon relating to defence, support to the Cameroonian military, training of the Cameroonian military and/or weapon sales to them.

I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.

This request should be properly classified as a media request. I am a freelance investigative reporter covering covering East and Central Africa, with a particular focus on business, corruption, natural resources, land and social issues. I have a strong likelihood of publishing news articles based on information released in response to this request. I have previously been published in Le Monde Afrique, IRIN News, Sydney Morning Herald, African Arguments and others. The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.
If you have questions about my media classification, please let me know and I'm happy to address them.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filed electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not, and I would like text-searchable documents.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.

Best regards,
Emmanuel Freudenthal

From: Air Force

Greetings Sir/Ma’am,
Happy Wednesday! We have received your FOIA request; however, we will need you to specify what type of records you seek and where you believe the files you are requesting might be located.
Example or requests 1: I will like to receive Col Joe Smith's emails pertaining or referencing "Ms. Linda Smith's command Directed investigation" which took place on or about May 1999-June 2012, in Andrew AFB. Example of request 2: I will like to request the “Water Study” (NAME OF DOCUMENTS) that was completed by “WATER COMPANY X” (WHO conducted the study,who or what office has the documents). This study was conducted in the “84th Squadron in Hill AFB” (location on where the document may be or where the specific action/incident took place) on or about “January 1999” (time where the incident/action occurred) When requesting information or records, we will need youto be more specific so that the office of primary responsibility can make a proper determination of where (Base, Organization etc.) to search for the information being requested. Hope you find the examples provided above helpful in submitting the request. Your request is on hold at this time until we receive clarification, if a response is not received by 12 June 2019; your FOIA case will not be process and your request will be closed with no further action.
Thank you and have a great day!
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From: Emmanuel Freudenthal


I assume that you have a centralised place where formal agreements with other nations are kept. Could you confirm whether that's the case or not?



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