Practice Relating to Rule 117. Accounting for Missing Persons
Section C. International cooperation to account for missing persons
In 1995, in reply to a question in parliament, the German Government declared that it fully supported all efforts undertaken by UNHCR and the ICRC to find missing persons in the region of Srebrenica and to take care of them.
In 1995, during a debate in the UN Security Council, Germany expressed its government’s full support for “the ongoing efforts of the ICRC and United Nations representatives to gain access to … information about the fate of all missing persons”.