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Ambassador Yonov Agah (Nigeria)
260. The Chairman referred to the arrangements for the upcoming review of Tonga. As he had informed the Council under agenda item N, Tonga had recently acceded to the WTO with a transitional period until 30 June 2008. In light of this, he suggested that the Council revert to the arrangements for the review of national implementing legislation of Tonga at its second meeting in 2008, which normally would take place in the middle of the year.