This article shall not be interpreted in such a way as to prevent or compensate, under an applicable international convention or under the national law of a participating State, the obligation of the requesting State to apply all or part of paragraph 2 of this article to its nationals or permanent residences. The Council shall be composed of the Heads of Government of the participating States. Children, a priority in disaster management and response. “participating State” means a State Party to this Convention and a “relevant participating State” means a State in whose territory a disaster has occurred; A participating State which has grossly and persistently breached its obligations under this Agreement may be excluded by the Council from the exercise of the rights and privileges of accession. to grant the sending State exemption from taxes, customs duties or other taxes on goods and goods transferred by the sending State to the territory of the requesting State for the purpose of administrative assistance; The coordinator shall have the accounts of the Fund audited annually by the auditors referred to in Article 24(3). The property and assets of the Agency in the participating States, wherever and wherever located, shall be immune from search, seizure, recovery, appropriation or any other form of seizure by the executive or legislative branch. . . .