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The cartographic material on this website in no way implies rec­og­ni­tion under international law of boun­daries and ter­ri­tories. The BMZ accepts no respon­si­bi­lity what­so­ever for the in­for­ma­tion on this web­site. We ca­n­not guaran­tee that a document re­triev­able online cor­res­ponds exactly to the official text. Only legal instru­ments published in the Official Gazette (Amtsblatt) are binding.

This website has been compiled with the utmost care. Never­the­less, no guarantee can be made for the cor­rect­ness and ac­curacy of the in­for­ma­tion it contains. All liability for damage or loss arisi­ng directly or in­dir­ec­tly from the use of this web­site is ex­clu­ded, pro­vided it has not been caused intentionally or by gross negligence.

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