Declaration by the Czech Republic

30-06-1995 Article, International Review of the Red Cross, No. 306

On 2 May 1995 the Czech Republic made the following declaration regarding its recognition of the competence of the International Fact-Finding Commission.

In accordance with Article 90, paragraph 2 (a), of Protocol I of 1977 additional to the Geneva Conventions of 1949, the Czech Republic declares that it recognizes ipso facto and without special agreement, in relation to any other High Contracting Party accepting the same obligation, the competence of the International Fact-Finding Commission to enquire into allegations by such other Party.

The Czech Republic is the forty-fifth State to make the declaration regarding the Fact-Finding Commission.