Amnesty: Bougainville Peace Agreement

BPA (E)(1):

331. The parties confirm that grants of amnesty and pardon (as agreed in the Lincoln Agreement) for all persons involved in crisis-related activities or convicted of offenses arising out of crisis-related activities should be expedited, and will co-operate to ensure that they are.

Lincoln Agreement:

10. Amnesty and Pardon

The Papua New Guinea National Government will:

(a) Grant amnesty to persons involved in crisis-related activities on all sides;

(b) Following receipt of advice from the Advisory Committee on the Power of Mercy, recommend pardons for persons convicted of crisis-related offenses.

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