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Convention (I) for the Amelioration of the Condition of the Wounded and Sick in Armed Forces in the Field. Geneva, 12 August 1949.
Detailed execution. Unforeseen cases
Each Party to the conflict, acting through its commanders-in-chief, shall ensure the detailed execution of the preceding Articles
and provide for unforseen cases, in conformity with the general principles of the present Convention.
Commentary of 1952