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POLITICAL GUIDE: Security & Guarantees


This negotiation chapter covers issues relating to Security & Guarantees. The main issues concern (a) constitutional security, (b) internal security (c) security of implementation and (d) external security arrangements including the future of the Treaties of Guarantee and Alliance.

All issues are negotiated based on the agreed framework for a federal solution underpinned by the principles of bi-zonality, bi-communality, political equality, single sovereignty, single international personality and single citizenship. 

Main Issues on Security & Guarantees

Security & Guarantees in the 2014-2017 Negotiations & in the Guterres Framework

The below section covers (a) security as one of the elements of a strategic agreement within the Guterres Framework based on various documents and statements available to the public, (b) progress on the chapter of security achieved in the period 2014-2017 including issues of agreement and divergence at the end of the conference in Crans-Montana.

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