Cablegate: Icc: Non-Surrender Accord with Gsl Entered Into Force

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Department for SA, SA/INS, L, PM/AT

E.O. 12958: N/A
SUBJECT: ICC: Non-surrender accord with GSL entered into force

Refs: Colombo 1115

(U) This message is Sensitive but Unclassified -- Please
handle accordingly.

(SBU) On July 8, Mission received a dipnote from the
Government of Sri Lanka confirming that it has completed
the necessary domestic legal requirements for the ICC
Artical 98 non-surrender accord's entry into force. The
dipnote date -- signed on July 4, 2003 -- stands as the
accord's entry into force date.


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