• 1
    The Principle of Distinction between Civilians and Combatants
  • 2
    Violence Aimed at Spreading Terror among the Civilian Population
  • 4
    Definition of Armed Forces
  • 6
    Civilians’ Loss of Protection from Attack
  • 7
    The Principle of Distinction between Civilian Objects and Military Objectives
  • 11
    Indiscriminate Attacks
  • 14
    Proportionality in Attack
  • 25
    Medical Personnel
  • 28
    Medical Units
  • 29
    Medical Transports
  • 30
    Persons and Objects Displaying the Distinctive Emblem
  • 31
    Humanitarian Relief Personnel
  • 35
    Hospital and Safety Zones and Neutralized Zones
  • 36
    Demilitarized Zones
  • 37
    Open Towns and Non-Defended Localities
  • 38
    Attacks Against Cultural Property
  • 47
    Attacks against Persons Hors de Combat
  • 50
    Destruction and Seizure of Property of an Adversary
  • 52
    Pillage
  • 54
    Attacks against Objects Indispensable to the Survival of the Civilian Population
  • 59
    Improper Use of the Distinctive Emblems of the Geneva Conventions
  • 64
    Conclusion of an Agreement to Suspend Combat with the Intention of Attacking by Surprise the Adversary Relying on it
  • 66
    Non-Hostile Contacts between the Parties to Conflict
  • 67
    Inviolability of Parlementaires
  • 70
    Weapons of a Nature to Cause Superfluous Injury or Unnecessary Suffering
  • Nuclear Weapons
  • 74
    Chemical Weapons
  • Prohibition of Certain Types of Landmines
  • 87
    Humane Treatment
  • 89
    Violence to Life
  • 90
    Torture and Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment
  • 94
    Slavery and Slave Trade
  • 95
    Forced Labour
  • 96
    Hostage-Taking
  • 98
    Enforced Disappearance
  • 99
    Deprivation of Liberty
  • 100
    Fair Trial Guarantees
  • 101
    The Principle of Legality
  • 104
    Respect for Convictions and Religious Practices
  • 105
    Respect for Family Life
  • 109
    Search for, Collection and Evacuation of the Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked
  • 110
    Treatment and Care of the Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked
  • 111
    Protection of the Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked against Pillage and Ill-Treatment
  • 113
    Treatment of the Dead
  • 115
    Disposal of the Dead
  • 122
    Pillage of Personal Belongings of Persons Deprived of Their Liberty
  • 134
    Women
  • 135
    Children
  • 136
    Recruitment of Child Soldiers
  • 137
    Participation of Child Soldiers in Hostilities
  • 138
    The Elderly, Disabled and Infirm
  • 139
    Respect for International Humanitarian Law
  • 141
    Legal Advisers for Armed Forces
  • 142
    Instruction in International Humanitarian Law within Armed Forces
  • 143
    Dissemination of International Humanitarian Law among the Civilian Population
  • 145
    Reprisals
  • 151
    Individual Responsibility
  • 154
    Obedience to Superior Orders
  • 155
    Defence of Superior Orders
  • 156
    Definition of War Crimes
  • 157
    Jurisdiction over War Crimes
  • 158
    Prosecution of War Crimes
  • 159
    Amnesty
  • 160
    Statutes of Limitation
  • 161
    International Cooperation in Criminal Proceedings