Visit to the International Monitoring Team (IMT)
H.E Ambassador Dato’ Mohd Zamri Mohd Kassim and delegation visited the Headquarters of the International Monitoring Team (IMT) in Cotabato and IMT Site 2 in Illigan on 6 August 2015. At the headquarters, a briefing was given, covering the organization structure and scope of duties of IMT. With 35 members from five countries, headed by Malaysia, IMT are divided into three components: security, socio-economic assistance and civilian protection. They also gave assessment on the Mindanao peace process and the security level in Mindanao.
In addition, IMT Site 2 informed the delegation that the presence of the IMT in Illigan was positively accepted by the local people. Individuals and organizations in Lanao de Sur appreciated the contribution extended by IMT Teamsite 2 Illigan. Wisma Putra representative is currently based in IMT Site 2.