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Commentary - Art. 3. Annex I : Draft agreement relating to hospital and safety zones and localities
    ARTICLE 3. -- PROHIBITED ACCESS


    This obligation, which follows naturally from Article 1 , calls for no particular comment.
    In practice, a fairly large police force will no doubt be required, since there is a risk that, under certain circumstances, unauthorized persons might try to enter the zones in considerable numbers.