TIPH Local Contact Group meets in Hebron

On 5 October, the TIPH Local Contact Group, LCG met at TIPH Headquarters in Hebron.

Head of Mission briefed the LCG on the situation in Hebron.
Head of Mission briefed the LCG on the situation in Hebron.

TIPH Head of Mission, Einar Johnsen, gave the LCG a briefing on the situation and the latest development in Hebron.
– We have managed to increase the number of patrols in our area of responsibility, Head of Mission told the visiting diplomats.

– We work hard to fulfill and implement our mandate in monitoring and reporting on the efforts to maintain normal life in the city, and to provide a feeling of security for the Palestinian in Hebron, Head of Mission said.

The LCG is comprised of representatives from the contributing countries’ embassies in Tel Aviv and the Representative Offices to the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah. The purpose of the LCG meeting was to discuss the situation in the city as well as to prepare for the Capital’s Meeting which is scheduled to take place on 10 November 2016 in Hebron.