ICRC databases on international humanitarian law
Japan

Victims of Armed Conflicts
Ratification / Accession: 26.03.1907

Ratification / Accession: 21.04.1953

Ratification / Accession: 31.08.2004
Reservation / Declaration: 31.08.2004

Ratification / Accession: 31.08.2004

Ratification / Accession: 22.04.1994
Reservation / Declaration: 22.04.1994

Ratification / Accession: 02.08.2004
Reservation / Declaration: 02.08.2004


Methods and Means of Warfare
Ratification / Accession: 13.12.1911
Reservation / Declaration: 13.12.1911

Ratification / Accession: 18.06.1982;18.06.1982;08.06.1982

Ratification / Accession: 09.06.1982

Ratification / Accession: 09.06.1982

Ratification / Accession: 15.09.1995

Ratification / Accession: 10.06.1997

Ratification / Accession: 30.09.1998

Ratification / Accession: 14.07.2009


Naval and Airwarfare
Ratification / Accession: 13.12.1911

Ratification / Accession: 13.12.1911

Ratification / Accession: 13.12.1911
Reservation / Declaration: 13.12.1911

Ratification / Accession: 13.12.1911
Reservation / Declaration: 13.12.1911


Cultural Property

Criminal Repression
Ratification / Accession: 17.07.2007


Other treaties relating to IHL
Ratification / Accession: 13.12.1911

Ratification / Accession: 09.05.2014

Related databases

Reference documents

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