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The Hague, 3 February 2010
Reverend Dr. Jesse Jackson to visit the Tribunal
Rev. Jackson will be meeting with the Tribunal’s President Patrick Robinson and Vice-President Kwon, Registrar John Hocking and representatives of the Office of the Prosecutor.
There will be a photo opportunity for members of the press at 10:30 a.m. when President Robinson welcomes Rev. Jackson. Journalists are required to contact the Press Office at press [at] icty.org to confirm their attendance.
Rev. Jackson is one of America’s foremost civil rights activists. Over the past thirty years, he has played a pivotal role in movements for empowerment, peace, civil rights, gender equality, and economic and social justice.
During the conflicts of the former Yugoslavia he visited the region and remains supportive of the Tribunal's mandate and mission to hold accountable those responsible for the crimes committed during the 1990s.
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
For more information, please contact our Media Office in The Hague
Tel.: +31-70-512-8752; 512-5343; 512-5356 Fax: +31-70-512-5355 - Email: press [at] icty.org