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Tasks of the BStU

The Federal Commissioner for the Stasi Records is safekeeping and securing the archival holdings of the former secret police and intelligence organization of the communist German Democratic Republic. One of the Stasi Records Agency’s most important tasks is to provide people access to files that concern them.

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Roland Jahn - since 15th of  march 2011 "The Federal Commissioner for the Records of the State Security Service of the former GDR"

The Federal Commissioner

On March 14, 2011 Roland Jahn took office of the Federal Commissioner for the Stasi Records. The former GDR dissident and German journalist succeeded Joachim Gauck and Marianne Birthler.

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Advisory Board to the BStU

The Advisory Board to the BStU consists of 17 members who serve a five-year term. The Federal Commissioner informs the advisory board about the central issues and discusses them with it. The advisory board can appeal to the Deutsche Bundestag concerning important issues at any time.

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