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Convention (III) relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War. Geneva, 12 August 1949.
Notification of measures taken
Immediately upon prisoners of war falling into its power, the Detaining Power shall inform them and the Powers on which they depend, through the Protecting Power, of the measures taken to carry out the provisions of the present Section. They shall likewise inform the parties concerned of any subsequent modifications of such measures.
Commentary of 1960