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Protocol for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict. The Hague, 14 May 1954.
I - Para. 2.
2. Each High Contracting Party undertakes to take into its custody cultural property imported into its territory either directly or indirectly from any occupied territory. This shall either be effected automatically upon the importation of the property or, failing this, at the request of the authorities of that territory.