ICRC databases on international humanitarian law
  • Print page
I. - Sanitary cities and localities - Art. 3.
    Art.3. The town must be notified either in time of peace or at the opening of or during the hostilities.
    Such notification shall be made:
    a) In time of peace, through the diplomatic channel, to all Governments;
    b) At the opening of or during the hostilities, between belligerents, through the medium of the Protecting Power.

    'Variant or better':

    ... as well in time of peace as in time of war through the medium of an international organ (to be defined).


<< Previous     Up     Next >>