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Resolutions of the Diplomatic Conference. Geneva, 12 August 1949.
The Resolutions of the Diplomatic Conference of Geneva of 1949 have no force of law. They were adopted by a majority vote.
Forum of adoption :
Diplomatic Conference of Geneva of 1949
Meetings of forum :
21.04.1949 - 12.08.1949, Geneva
Date of adoption :
Number of articles :
Authentic text :
The Geneva Conventions of August 12, 1949, International Committee of the Red Cross, Geneva, pp.223-226.
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