ICRC databases on international humanitarian law
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Victims of Armed Conflicts
Ratification / Accession: 23.09.1957
Reservation / Declaration: 23.09.1957;19.11.1975;28.03.1985;13.06.1997

Ratification / Accession: 28.01.1998
Reservation / Declaration: 28.01.1998;02.07.2002;15.06.2011;07.01.2013

Ratification / Accession: 28.01.1998
Reservation / Declaration: 02.07.2002;15.06.2011;07.01.2013

Ratification / Accession: 16.12.1991
Reservation / Declaration: 16.12.1991;07.09.1994;20.12.2000

Ratification / Accession: 24.06.2003
Reservation / Declaration: 24.06.2003

Ratification / Accession: 23.10.2009
Reservation / Declaration: 15.06.2011;07.01.2013


Methods and Means of Warfare
Ratification / Accession: 27.11.1909

Ratification / Accession: 26.03.1975
Reservation / Declaration: 27.04.1972;26.03.1975

Ratification / Accession: 13.02.1995
Reservation / Declaration: 13.02.1995

Ratification / Accession: 13.02.1995
Reservation / Declaration: 13.02.1995

Ratification / Accession: 13.02.1995
Reservation / Declaration: 13.02.1995

Ratification / Accession: 13.02.1995
Reservation / Declaration: 13.02.1995

Ratification / Accession: 13.05.1996
Reservation / Declaration: 13.01.1993

Ratification / Accession: 11.02.1999
Reservation / Declaration: 11.02.1999

Ratification / Accession: 11.02.1999
Reservation / Declaration: 11.02.1999

Ratification / Accession: 31.07.1998
Reservation / Declaration: 31.07.1998

Ratification / Accession: 04.05.2010
Reservation / Declaration: 21.02.2014


Naval and Airwarfare

Cultural Property

Criminal Repression
Ratification / Accession: 04.10.2001
Reservation / Declaration: 04.10.2001


Other treaties relating to IHL
Related databases

Reference documents

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