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Protocol additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Adoption of an Additional Distinctive Emblem (Protocol III), 8 December 2005
Article 14 - Denunciation
The text of Article 14
is similar to that of Article 99
of Additional Protocol I. The sole difference is the greater precision of Article 99,
, which states that the effect of the denunciation will be deferred until the end of the armed conflict or occupation, "and (…) in any case, [until] operations connected with the final release, repatriation or re-establishment of the persons protected by the Conventions or this Protocol have been terminated". This wording was not used in Additional Protocol III, as it did not appear to be relevant in this case.
of Additional Protocol II also contains a provision concerning denunciation, though with using language slightly different from that of Additional Protocol I.