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Chapter IV#Section III: Final provisions - Art. 32.
Article 32.- Each of the High Contracting Parties shall be at liberty to denounce the present Convention. The denunciation shall not take effect until one year after the notification thereof has been made in writing to the Swiss Federal Council.
The Swiss Federal Council shall transmit the notification to the Governments of all the High Contracting Parties.
The denunciation shall have effect only in respect of the denouncing High Contracting Party.
Moreover, the denunciation shall not take effect during a war in which the denouncing Power is involved. In such a case, the present Convention shall continue to have effect, beyond the period of one year, until peace has been concluded and, in any event, until repatriation operations have been completed.