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Germany, Federal Republic of
Practice Relating to Rule 34. Journalists
In 1973, during a debate in the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly, the Federal Republic of Germany stated that, since the protection of journalists during armed conflict was part of IHL, the provisions relating to the protection of civilians were also applicable in principle to journalists, unless they belonged to the armed forces. 
Germany, Federal Republic of, Statement before the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly, UN Doc. A/C.3/SR.1991, 10 October 1973, § 31.