Accession to the Protocols Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949 by the Republic of Kenya
30-06-1999 Article, International Review of the Red Cross, No. 834
The Republic of Kenya acceded on 23 February 1999, without making any declaration or reservation, to the Protocols Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts (Protocol I) and relating to the Protection of Victims of Non-International Armed Conflicts (Protocol II), adopted in Geneva on 8 June 1977.
The Protocols will come into force for the Republic of Kenya on 23 August 1999.
This accession brings to 153 the number of States party to Protocol I and to 145 those party to Protocol II.