ICRC databases on international humanitarian law
  • Print page
Chapter II: Enemy civilians in the territory of a belligerent#Section III: Compulsory residence and internment - Art. 17.
    Application of PoW Convention.

    Article 17.- Furthermore, the Convention of July 27, 1929, concerning the treatment of Prisoners of War is by analogy applicable to Civilian Internees.

    The treatment of civilian internees shall in no case be inferior to that laid down in the said Convention.


<< Previous     Up     Next >>