• 1
    The Principle of Distinction between Civilians and Combatants
  • 7
    The Principle of Distinction between Civilian Objects and Military Objectives
  • 11
    Indiscriminate Attacks
  • 14
    Proportionality in Attack
  • 25
    Medical Personnel
  • 27
    Religious Personnel
  • 28
    Medical Units
  • 29
    Medical Transports
  • 33
    Personnel and Objects Involved in a Peacekeeping Mission
  • 36
    Demilitarized Zones
  • 37
    Open Towns and Non-Defended Localities
  • 38
    Attacks Against Cultural Property
  • 40
    Respect for Cultural Property
  • 42
    Works and Installations Containing Dangerous Forces
  • 43
    Application of General Principles on the Conduct of Hostilities to the Natural Environment
  • 45
    Causing Serious Damage to the Natural Environment
  • 46
    Orders or Threats that No Quarter Will Be Given
  • 47
    Attacks against Persons Hors de Combat
  • 50
    Destruction and Seizure of Property of an Adversary
  • 51
    Public and Private Property in Occupied Territory
  • 52
    Pillage
  • 53
    Starvation as a Method of Warfare
  • 54
    Attacks against Objects Indispensable to the Survival of the Civilian Population
  • 55
    Access for Humanitarian Relief to Civilians in Need
  • 56
    Freedom of Movement of Humanitarian Relief Personnel
  • 58
    Improper Use of the White Flag of Truce
  • 59
    Improper Use of the Distinctive Emblems of the Geneva Conventions
  • 60
    Improper Use of the United Nations Emblem or Uniform
  • 62
    Improper Use of the Flags or Military Emblems, Insignia or Uniforms of the Adversary
  • 65
    Perfidy
  • 66
    Non-Hostile Contacts between the Parties to Conflict
  • 70
    Weapons of a Nature to Cause Superfluous Injury or Unnecessary Suffering
  • 71
    Weapons That Are by Nature Indiscriminate
  • 72
    Poison
  • Nuclear Weapons
  • 73
    Biological Weapons
  • 74
    Chemical Weapons
  • 77
    Expanding Bullets
  • Prohibition of Certain Types of Landmines
  • 88
    Non-Discrimination
  • 89
    Violence to Life
  • 90
    Torture and Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment
  • 92
    Mutilation and Medical, Scientific or Biological Experiments
  • 93
    Rape and Other forms of Sexual Violence
  • 95
    Forced Labour
  • 96
    Hostage-Taking
  • 97
    Human Shields
  • 99
    Deprivation of Liberty
  • 100
    Fair Trial Guarantees
  • 101
    The Principle of Legality
  • 108
    Mercenaries
  • 111
    Protection of the Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked against Pillage and Ill-Treatment
  • 112
    Search for and Collection of the Dead
  • 113
    Treatment of the Dead
  • 117
    Accounting for Missing Persons
  • 128
    Release and Return of Persons Deprived of Their Liberty
  • 129
    The Act of Displacement
  • 130
    Transfer of Own Civilian Population into Occupied Territory
  • 131
    Treatment of Displaced Persons
  • 132
    Return of Displaced Persons
  • 133
    Property Rights of Displaced Persons
  • 135
    Children
  • 136
    Recruitment of Child Soldiers
  • 137
    Participation of Child Soldiers in Hostilities
  • 150
    Reparation
  • 151
    Individual Responsibility
  • 158
    Prosecution of War Crimes
  • 161
    International Cooperation in Criminal Proceedings