Unifil Regulation

Original Language Title: UNIFIL-Verordnung

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189. Regulation of the Federal Government over the powers of the persons delegated to international missions to Lebanon (UNIFIL Regulation)

On the basis of Article 6a par. 3 of the foreign usage Act 2001 (AuslEG 2001), Federal Law Gazette I no. 55, as last amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 105/2011, in conjunction with § 2 par. 1 of the Federal Constitutional Act on cooperation and solidarity in sending units and individuals abroad (KSE-BVG), Federal Law Gazette I no. 38/1997 as amended by Federal Law Gazette I no. 35/1998 , is prescribed in consultation with the Policy Committee of the National Council: exercise section 1. The tasks of foreign used according to § 1 Z 1 lit. a KSE-BVG in Lebanon within the framework of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) from the jurisdiction of the Federal Ministry for defence and sports outgoing people vary according to Security Council resolutions 425 (1978) and 426 (1978) of 19 March 1978, the extended mandate pursuant to resolution 1701 (2006) of 11 August 2006, as well as the other international regulations underlying this overseas deployment. These tasks include in particular: 1. the monitoring of the withdrawal of the Israeli armed forces, 2. the support of the Government of Lebanon to regain effective control, 3. overseeing the setting of hostilities or fighting and preventing the resumption of the armed conflict between Israel and Lebanon, and 4. extending the support of access to humanitarian aid for the civilian population and the safe and voluntary return of displaced persons.

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The required data, in particular the data necessary for the identification of persons, may 2 (1) for the fulfilment of the tasks according to § 1 processed and are transmitted to those national and international agencies, the data are required for the fulfilment of their tasks. This authorization applies to sensitive data.

(2) each delegated bodies may obtain information by those persons, that is, they can give useful hints for the fulfilment of the tasks referred to in paragraph 1.

(3) to enforce the following powers direct coercive power may be applied through each outgoing bodies, insofar as it is necessary for the fulfilment of the tasks referred to in article 1: 1 traffic management on land, at sea and in the air, including the establishment of control points, in particular for the protection of required for the execution of the Insert spaces, 2. provisional detention of persons, if a) there are reasonable grounds for believing , that for the fulfilment of tasks or otherwise risk of these people to be protected persons and things, or b) these people try to pass through authorized roadblocks, checkpoints or barriers, 3. searches of detained persons, in particular to ensure weapons, ammunition and explosives and disarm armed individuals or groups, 4. signposts of people, as far as this is necessary for the fulfilment of the tasks , in particular to ensure the freedom of movement of UNIFIL or others in the context of use particularly for protecting legal interests, 5. construction and protection of military and non-military security zones, 6 ensuring things, as far as a danger for the fulfilment of tasks or otherwise to be protected persons and property goes out of these, 7 termination attacks, including other required measures against UNIFIL or any other part of use especially to protecting legal interests , and 8.
Measures for protecting and securing UNIFIL or others in the context of use in protecting legal interests, including measures necessary to prepare for this purpose.

(4) in the exercise and enforcement of individual powers is section 4 of the military authority Act (MBG), Federal Law Gazette I no. 86/2000, concerning the principle of proportionality to be applied. The special schemes in use according to § 18 paragraph 5 and article 19, par. 5 MBG may be applied to enforce the powers according to para 3 Z 1 to 8.

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