Freedom of Communication
Professor Eileen Denza
- Diplomatic missions — Diplomatic immunity — Diplomatic privileges
1. The receiving State shall permit and protect free communication on the part of the mission for all official purposes. In communicating with the Government and the other missions and consulates of the sending State, wherever situated, the mission may employ all appropriate means, including diplomatic couriers and messages in code or cipher. However the mission may install and use a wireless transmitter only with the consent of the receiving State. … Free and secret communication between a diplomatic mission and its sending government is from the point of view of...