Monthly Archives: November 2010

USA a strong supporter of ICMP

US Abassador Patrick Moon was briefed on ICMP's work.

The USA Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina, H.E. Patrick S. Moon visited the international headquarters of the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) in Sarajevo today.
Accompanied by ICMP’s Director-General Ms. Kathryne Bomberger, H.E. Ambassador Moon received briefings on ICMP’s assistance to governments worldwide, and toured the organizations’ main laboratory where ICMP performs DNA extraction and genetic profiling of samples from mortal remains and of blood samples from surviving relatives.

“The United States of America is a strong supporter of ICMP’s work, not only in the Western Balkans, but in Iraq as well. It is through ICMP’s efforts, particularly in Bosnia and Herzegovina, that two-thirds of those missing from the conflicts of the 1990’s have been accounted…