Treaties, States Parties and Commentaries
Treaties and Documents
Geneva Conventions of 1949 and Additional Protocols, and their Commentaries
Historical Treaties and Documents
International Convention against the Recruitment, Use, Financing and Training of Mercenaries, 4 December 1989.
1. A mercenary, as defined in article 1
of the present Convention, who participates directly in hostilities or in a concerted act of violence, as the case may be, commits an offence for the purposes of the Convention.
2. Nothing in this article limits the scope of application of article 4
of the present Convention.