Lao People’s Democratic RepublicDeclaration in accordance with Article 90 of Protocol I

31-03-1998 Article, International Review of the Red Cross, No. 322

On 30 January 1998 the Lao People’s Democratic Republic made a declaration accepting the competence of the International Fact-Finding Commission, in accordance with Article 90, paragraph 2 (a), of Protocol Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Protection of Victims of International Armed Conflicts (Protocol I).

The Lao People’s Democratic Republic is the 52nd State to recognize the competence of the Fact-Finding Commission.