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Treaties and Documents
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Historical Treaties and Documents
Declaration concerning the Laws of Naval War. London, 26 February 1909.
Preliminary provision - Preliminary provision.
The Signatory Powers are agreed that the rules contained in the following Chapters correspond in substance with the generally recognized principles of international law.