Yugoslavia, Socialist Federal Republic of
Practice Relating to Rule 51. Public and Private Property in Occupied Territory
Section C. Private property in occupied territory
The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia’s Criminal Offences against the Nation and State Act (1945) considers that, during war or enemy occupation, “any person who … ordered or committed arson, destruction … of private … property” committed war crimes.
Under the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia’s Penal Code (1976), as amended in 2001, “taking unlawful and disproportionately high contributions and requisitions” is a war crime.