In this Convention:
(i) The words standard clauses refer to the provisions of Articles II to IX.
(ii) The words specialized agencies mean:
(a) The International Labour Organisation;
(b) The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations;
(c) The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization;
(d) The International Civil Aviation Organization;
(e) The International Monetary Fund;
It then goes on....
The specialized agencies, their property and assets, wherever located and by whomsoever held, shall enjoy immunity from every form of legal process except in so far as in any particular case they have expressly waived their immunity. It is, however, understood that no waiver of immunity shall extend to any measure of execution.
Representatives of members at meetings convened by a specialized agency shall, while exercising their functions and during their journeys to and from the place of meeting, enjoy the following privileges and immunities:
(a) Immunity from personal arrest or detention and from seizure of their personal baggage, and in respect of words spoken or written and all acts done by them in their official capacity, immunity from legal process of every kind;
All the forced sex is free.
Even murder is free, if a representative of the IMF commits it.
We're going to sit for this America? Diplomatic immunity eh?
A nation of laws eh? We subscribe to and support the IMF eh?
The 32-year-old woman told authorities that she entered Strauss-Kahn's room at the Sofitel near Manhattan's Times Square at about 1 p.m. Eastern Saturday and he emerged from the bedroom naked, threw her down and tried to sexually assault her, Browne said. She somehow broke free and escaped the room and told hotel staff what had happened, authorities said. They called police.
When New York City police detectives arrived moments later, Strauss-Kahn had already left the hotel, leaving behind his mobile phone and other personal items, Browne said. "It looked like he got out of there in a hurry," Browne said.
WILL THE PEOPLE OF THIS NATION SIT FOR THIS OUTRAGE OR WILL YOU FINALLY STAND UP AND SAY NO MORE OF THIS CRAP DAMNIT!
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