Practice Relating to Rule 51. Public and Private Property in Occupied Territory
Section C. Private property in occupied territory
Under Croatia’s Criminal Code (1997), “unlawful and disproportionately large contributions and requisitions” are war crimes.
Croatia’s Criminal Code (1997), as amended to 2006, states that a war crime is committed by: “Whoever violates the rules of international law in time of war, armed conflict or occupation and orders … or imposes illegal and disproportionately-large contributions and requisitions [against the population].”