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Council of Delegates 2001: Resolution 7

14-11-2001 Resolution

Respect of the Emblem in Situations of Armed Conflict or Other Situations of Violence

Council of Delegates of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, Geneva, Switzerland, 11 - 14 November 2001

The Council of Delegates,

deeply concerned by deliberate or accidental attacks in situations of armed conflict or other situations of violence against relief workers, hospitals, buildings or vehicles belonging to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (International Federation) or National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (National Societies), or the civilian or military medical services,

urges the parties to any armed conflict or other situation of violence to recognise and respect the protective value of the emblems of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.