Treaties, States Parties and Commentaries
Treaties and Documents
Geneva Conventions of 1949 and Additional Protocols, and their Commentaries
Historical Treaties and Documents
Project of an International Declaration concerning the Laws and Customs of War. Brussels, 27 August 1874.
On military authority over hostile territory - Art. 1.
Article 1. Territory is considered occupied when it is actually placed under the authority of the hostile army.
The occupation extends only to the territory where such authority has been established and can be exercised.