• 5
    Definition of Civilians
  • 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
  • 35
    Hospital and Safety Zones and Neutralized Zones
  • 37
    Open Towns and Non-Defended Localities
  • 38
    Attacks Against Cultural Property
  • 40
    Respect for Cultural Property
  • 47
    Attacks against Persons Hors de Combat
  • 51
    Public and Private Property in Occupied Territory
  • 52
    Pillage
  • 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
  • 61
    Improper Use of Other Internationally Recognized Emblems
  • 62
    Improper Use of the Flags or Military Emblems, Insignia or Uniforms of the Adversary
  • 63
    Use of Flags or Military Emblems, Insignia or Uniforms of Neutral or Other States Not Party to the Conflict
  • 70
    Weapons of a Nature to Cause Superfluous Injury or Unnecessary Suffering
  • 71
    Weapons That Are by Nature Indiscriminate
  • Use of Prohibited Weapons
  • 73
    Biological Weapons
  • 74
    Chemical Weapons
  • 75
    Riot Control Agents
  • 76
    Herbicides
  • 81
    Restrictions on the Use of Landmines
  • Prohibition of Certain Types of Landmines
  • 82
    Recording of the Placement of Landmines
  • 83
    Removal or Neutralization of Landmines
  • 84
    The Protection of Civilians and Civilian Objects from the Effects of Incendiary Weapons
  • 85
    The Use of Incendiary Weapons against Combatants
  • 87
    Humane Treatment
  • 88
    Non-Discrimination
  • 89
    Violence to Life
  • 90
    Torture and Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment
  • 91
    Corporal Punishment
  • 92
    Mutilation and Medical, Scientific or Biological Experiments
  • 94
    Slavery and Slave Trade
  • 95
    Forced Labour
  • 96
    Hostage-Taking
  • 97
    Human Shields
  • 99
    Deprivation of Liberty
  • 100
    Fair Trial Guarantees
  • 101
    The Principle of Legality
  • 106
    Conditions for Prisoner-of-War Status
  • 113
    Treatment of the Dead
  • 114
    Return of the Remains and personal Effects of the Dead
  • 115
    Disposal of the Dead
  • 116
    Accounting for the Dead
  • 117
    Accounting for Missing Persons
  • 118
    Provision of Basic Necessities to Persons Deprived of Their Liberty
  • 119
    Accommodation for Women Deprived of Their Liberty
  • 121
    Location of Internment and Detention Centres
  • 122
    Pillage of Personal Belongings of Persons Deprived of Their Liberty
  • 123
    Recording and Notification of Personal Details of Persons Deprived of their Liberty
  • 125
    Correspondence of Persons Deprived of Their Liberty
  • 129
    The Act of Displacement
  • 136
    Recruitment of Child Soldiers
  • 137
    Participation of Child Soldiers in Hostilities
  • 139
    Respect for International Humanitarian Law
  • 142
    Instruction in International Humanitarian Law within Armed Forces
  • 143
    Dissemination of International Humanitarian Law among the Civilian Population
  • 145
    Reprisals
  • 146
    Reprisals against Protected Persons
  • 147
    Reprisals against Protected Objects
  • 148
    Reprisals in Non-International Armed Conflicts
  • 150
    Reparation
  • 151
    Individual Responsibility
  • 154
    Obedience to Superior Orders
  • 155
    Defence of Superior Orders
  • 157
    Jurisdiction over War Crimes
  • 158
    Prosecution of War Crimes
  • 159
    Amnesty
  • 160
    Statutes of Limitation
  • 161
    International Cooperation in Criminal Proceedings