Formation of a dedicated secretariat to assist Commission’s works discussed
State Counsellor of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Daw Aung San Suu Kyi received Ambassador Rosario Manalo, Chairperson of the Independent Commission of Enquiry and its members, U Mya Thein, Ambassador Kenzo Oshima and Prof. Dr. Aung Tun Thet at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday at 14:00 hrs.
During the meeting, matters related to the work plan of the Commission, Terms of Reference and the formation of a dedicated secretariat to assist the Commission’s works were discussed.
Also present at the meeting were Union Minister for the Office of the State Counsellor U Kyaw Tint Swe, Union Minister for the Office of the Union Government U Thaung Tun, Union Minister for International Cooperation U Kyaw Tin and officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Government of Myanmar had announced the establishment of the Independent Commission of Enquiry on 30 July 2018 as part of the Government’s initiative to address reconciliation, peace, stability and development in Rakhine State. The Commission is composed of four members: two international and two national members.