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Dutch Foreign Minister Timmermans Calls for ICMP to be given a legal status under International Law

Friday, November 1st, 2013
The Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Frans Timmermans at the conference

The Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Frans Timmermans at the conference

Concluding a conference hosted by the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP), the Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs H.E. Mr. Frans Timmermans stated, “I am calling for ICMP to be transformed into a modern small and flexible organization established with formal legal status under International Law that allows it to operate worldwide.” He went on to say “I call upon national governments to support our efforts to make it easier for this organization to operate around the world”. (more…)