Second Meeting of Independent Commission Of Enquiry (ICOE)
Independent Commission of Enquiry (ICOE) held their second meeting from 28 to 30 August 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. On 29th and 30th August 2018, the Commission met with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor of the Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, Vice-Senior General Soe Win, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services, Lt-Gen Kyaw Swe, Union Minister for the Home Affairs, and U Kyaw Tint Swe, Union Minister for the Office of the State Counsellor. They also had a working lunch with the representatives from Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement and from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
During these meeting, there was a wide-ranging discussion on the information and discussions on Rakhine State such as background history of Rakhine State, the current situation in Rakhine, the related works of the government in Rakhine State, the progress of work between Myanmar and Bangladesh governments and the work and objectives of ICOE. ICOE reiterated their commitment to ensure that the rule of law prevails, seek accountability and promote reconciliation.