ICRC databases on international humanitarian law
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Victims of Armed Conflicts
Ratification / Accession: 22.02.1951

Ratification / Accession: 21.11.1985
Reservation / Declaration: 21.11.1985

Ratification / Accession: 21.11.1985
Reservation / Declaration: 21.11.1985

Ratification / Accession: 20.04.1990
Reservation / Declaration: 20.04.1990

Ratification / Accession: 24.10.2001
Reservation / Declaration: 24.10.2001


Methods and Means of Warfare
Ratification / Accession: 04.01.2002

Ratification / Accession: 22.07.1997
Reservation / Declaration: 22.07.1997

Ratification / Accession: 22.07.1997
Reservation / Declaration: 22.07.1997

Ratification / Accession: 22.07.1997
Reservation / Declaration: 22.07.1997

Ratification / Accession: 22.07.1997
Reservation / Declaration: 22.07.1997

Ratification / Accession: 12.05.1999
Reservation / Declaration: 12.05.1999

Ratification / Accession: 22.07.1997

Ratification / Accession: 17.02.1998

Ratification / Accession: 09.12.2002
Reservation / Declaration: 09.12.2002

Ratification / Accession: 13.12.2005
Reservation / Declaration: 13.12.2005

Ratification / Accession: 03.12.2008
Reservation / Declaration: 03.12.2008


Naval and Airwarfare

Cultural Property

Criminal Repression

Other treaties relating to IHL
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Reference documents

  • Map of States party to the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and their Additional Protocols
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