November 26, 2012 Office of Information Programs and Services A/GIS/IPS/RL U. S. Department of State Washington, D. C.

20522-8100 Jonathan Scherck P.O. Box 3714 South Pasadena, CA 91031-6714 Re: Freedom of Information Act Request To whom it may concern: This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I request that documents containing the

following information be provided to me: all Category I violations of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) arising from transit of the Red Sea by shipping vessels originating from the People's Republic of China between January 2000 and December 2008. I am a private citizen interested in promoting public awareness of the United States Government's efforts to support MTCR standards among member and non-member countries alike. Disclosure of the requested information is in the public interest because it is likely to contribute significantly to public understanding of the operations of the government. I request a waiver of all fees for this request. Thank you for your consideration of my request. Sincerely,

Jonathan Scherck

November 26, 2012 OSD/JS FOIA Requester Service Center Office of Freedom of Information 1155 Defense Pentagon Washington, DC 20301-1155 Jonathan Scherck P.O. Box 3714 South Pasadena, CA 91031-6714 Re: Freedom of Information Act Request To whom it may concern: This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I request that documents conta ining the

following information be provided to me: all Category I violations of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) arising from transit of the Red Sea by shipping vessels originating from the People's Republic of China between January 2000 and December 2008. I am a private citizen interested in promoting public awareness of the United States Government's efforts to support MTCR standards among member and non-member countries alike. Disclosure of the requested information is in the public interest because it is likely to contribute significantly to public understanding of the operations of the government. I request a waiver of all fees for this request. Thank you for your consideration of my request. Sincerely,

Jonathan Scherck