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IACHR Regular Sessions to be held in October 2006




The 126th regular sessions of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) will take place in Washington, D.C. from October 16 to 27, 2006.  During the sessions, the IACHR will analyze petitions, cases, precautionary measures, as well as thematic and general reports on human rights.


The Inter-American Commission will be holding hearings and working meetings on October 18, 19, 20, 23 and 24.  Pursuant to Article 62 of the IACHR Rules of Procedure, hearing requests for these sessions will be received until September 6, 2006.



Washington, D.C., August 25, 2006