Practice Relating to Rule 60. Improper Use of the United Nations Emblem or Uniform
Denmark’s Penal Code (1930), as amended to 2008, states:
(1) A fine is imposed on any person who intentionally or negligently, in an improper manner, uses
(iii) badges, insignia or names of international organisations.
(2) The provision of subsection (1) applies correspondingly to imitations of such badges, insignia, official garments and designations.
Denmark’s Military Criminal Code (1973), as amended in 1978, provides:
Any person who uses war instruments or procedures the application of which violates an international agreement entered into by Denmark or the general rules of international law, shall be liable to the same penalty [i.e. a fine, lenient imprisonment or up to 12 years’ imprisonment].
Denmark’s Military Criminal Code (2005) provides:
Any person who deliberately uses war means [“krigsmiddel”] or procedures the application of which violates an international agreement entered into by Denmark or international customary law, shall be liable to the same penalty [i.e. imprisonment up to life imprisonment].