IRRC No. 306
Press Conference given by the President of the ICRC (Geneva, 30 May 1995)
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At his annual press conference on 30 May 1995, ICRC President Cornelia Sommaruga began by referring to the recent 50th anniversary of the end of the Second World War in Europe and deploring the ICRC's moral failure regarding the Holocaust, when “it did not succeed in moving beyond the limited legal framework established by the States”.