Practice Relating to Rule 158. Prosecution of War Crimes
The Congo’s Genocide, War Crimes and Crimes against Humanity Act (1998) provides for the punishment of the authors and perpetrators of acts such as:
a) grave breaches of the Geneva Conventions …
b) other grave breaches of the laws and customs applicable to international armed conflicts in the scope established by international law;
c) grave breaches of article 3 common to the four Geneva Conventions …
d) and other grave breaches recognized as applicable to armed conflicts which are not of an international character, within the scope established by international law.