16 February 2011
9th PLENARY SESSION OF THE ECCC COMMENCES
MONDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2011
Between 21 and 23 February 2011, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) will hold its 9th Plenary Session at the main courtroom of the ECCC.
The media are invited to attend the opening of the Plenary Session, which will commence at 09.00 a.m. on Monday 21 February at the main courtroom. Opening remarks will be made by the ECCC President, H.E. Kong Srim, and Plenary International Vice-President Judge Silvia Cartwright. Following the opening remarks, new reserve international Co-Investigating Judge Laurent KASPER-ANSERMET will take an oath. Media representatives who are interested in covering the opening are requested to arrive at the court by 8:30 am to ensure enough time for security check. Please kindly bring the ECCC media accreditation cards. The media will be asked to leave the courtroom immediately after the oath-taking ceremony.
A further Press Statement will be issued at the closing of the Plenary Session on Wednesday 23 February 2011.