Related Rule
Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Practice Relating to Rule 157. Jurisdiction over War Crimes
The Penal Law (1990), as amended to 2005, of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic states:
Lao citizens who commit offences outside the territory of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic shall be charged with and punished for such offences if they are defined [as offences under] 
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the Penal Law of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic.
Aliens and [stateless persons] residing in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic who commit offences outside the territory of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic shall also be charged and punished.
Foreign individuals who commit offences outside the territory of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic shall be charged and punished as provided in the Penal Law of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic if such a case is provided for in international conventions. 
Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Penal Law, 1990, as amended to 2005, Article 4.
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