Practice Relating to Rule 99. Deprivation of Liberty
Croatia’s LOAC Compendium (1991) provides that “unlawful confinement” is a grave breach of IHL and a war crime.
Croatia’s Criminal Code (1997) provides that unlawful confinement of civilians is a war crime.
Croatia’s Criminal Code (1997), as amended to 2006, states that the “unlawful deportations [of civilians] to concentration camps or illegal detention” is a war crime.