Related Rule
Viet Nam
Practice Relating to Rule 45. Causing Serious Damage to the Natural Environment
Section A. Widespread, long-term and severe damage
Under Viet Nam’s Penal Code (1990), “ecocide, destroying the natural environment”, whether committed in time of peace or war, constitutes a crime against humanity. 
Viet Nam, Penal Code, 1990, Article 278.
Under Viet Nam’s Penal Code (1999), “acts of ecocide or destroying the natural environment”, whether committed in time of peace or war, constitute crimes against humanity. 
Viet Nam, Penal Code, 1999, § 342.