End of Diplomatic Functions
Professor Eileen Denza
- Diplomatic missions — Diplomatic relations — Heads of state and other senior officials
The function of a diplomatic agent comes to an end, inter alia: (a) on notification by the sending State to the receiving State that the function of the diplomatic agent has come to an end; (b) on notification by the receiving State to the sending State that, in accordance with paragraph 2 of Article 9, it refuses to recognize the diplomatic agent as a member of the mission. Article 43 shows the effects of the pressure under which the Vienna Conference was working in its concluding stages—its scope and purpose are unclear and the rules which it sets out are...