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Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts (Protocol I), 8 June 1977.
Declaration made upon accession:
"This accession shall in no way imply recognition of Israel by the State of Qatar nor agreement to establish any relations whatsoever with it".
SOURCE: Notification by the depositary addressed to the ICRC on 12 April 1988.
Declaration made on 24 September 1991:
...Pursuant to the United Nations General Assembly Resolution No.45/38 dated November 28th, 1990 and Article (90) of Additional Protocol I.
The State of Qatar declares before any other High Contracting party accepting the same commitment, that it recognizes ipso facto and without special agreement the competence of the International Fact-Finding Commission to consider the allegations of such other Party.
Yet the State of Qatar expressing reservations that this declaration is by no means construed as a recognition of Israel by the State of Qatar or as consenting to enter into dealings with Israel.
SOURCE: Notification by the depositary addressed to the ICRC on 10 february 1992.
Ratification / Accession
Reservation / Declaration