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Yugoslavia: Copy of the decree on criteria for assessment for medical exemption referred to in YUG24094.E of 17 June 1996, and information on whether the exemption for military service in Yugoslavia on the basis of temporary physical and psychological disabilities would be restricted to a certain period of time

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 November 1997
Citation / Document Symbol YUG28127.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Yugoslavia: Copy of the decree on criteria for assessment for medical exemption referred to in YUG24094.E of 17 June 1996, and information on whether the exemption for military service in Yugoslavia on the basis of temporary physical and psychological disabilities would be restricted to a certain period of time, 1 November 1997, YUG28127.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6aca5f.html [accessed 25 July 2014]
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An official translation of the above-mentioned document entitled "Statute Regarding Criteria for Evaluating Medical Examinations and Fitness Tests Given to Conscripts for Military Service" is attached to Response to Information Request YUG24520.E of 5 July 1996, available at your Regional Documentation Centre.

Information on whether the exemption from military service on the basis of temporary physical and psychological disabilities is restricted to a certain period of time could not be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate within the prescribed deadline.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

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