Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe


UNITED STATES HELSINKI COMMISSION

An independant agency of the United States Government charged with monitoring and encouraging compliance with the Helsinki Final Act and other commitments of the 55 countries participating in the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).

Hearings


HEARING: NORTHERN IRELAND UPDATE: IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CORY REPORTS AND IMPACT ON GOOD FRIDAY AGREEMENT

May 5, 2004 - 334 Cannon House Office Building

Official Transcript:



Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Hon. Christopher H. Smith Chairman Helsinki Commission
Hon. Benjamin L. Cardin Ranking Member Helsinki Commission
Hon. Hillary Rodham Clinton Commissioner Helsinki Commission
Peter Cory Former Canadian Supreme Court Justice Author of independent investigative reports requested by the Irish and British Governments as part of the Weston Park agreement
Geraldine Finucane Wife of slain human rights attorney Patrick Finucane  
Elisa Massimino Washington Director Human Rights First

Countries

Ireland

Issues

Citizenship and Political Rights
Conflict Prevention/Rehabilitation
Rule of Law/Independence of Judiciary


   
 

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