Practice Relating to Rule 158. Prosecution of War Crimes
The Geneva Conventions Act (1980) of Barbados provides:
(1) A grave breach of any of the Geneva Conventions of 1949 that would, if committed in Barbados, be an offence under any law of Barbados, constitutes an offence under that law when committed outside Barbados.
(2) … A person who commits a grave breach of any of the Geneva Conventions of 1949 … may be tried and punished by any court in Barbados that has jurisdiction in respect of similar offences in Barbados as if the grave breach had been committed in Barbados.