|Title:||Decree creating the National Information Bureau, 2004|
|Title in original language:||Decreto 1430/2004 del 19 de octubre de 2004 sobre la creación de la Oficina Nacional de Información|
|Entry into force:||29.10.2004|
According to the Decree, the Legal Department of the Ministry of Foreign Relations, International Trade and Worship of the Argentine Republic will act as National Information Bureau upon the outbreak of an armed conflict, as foreseen under article 122 of the Third Geneva Convention of 1949 relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War.
The Ministry will propose measures, actions and reforms to comply with its obligations under article 122 of the Third Convention and may gather any useful information from official bodies, in order to accomplish its duties.