Treaties, States Parties and Commentaries
Treaties and Documents
Geneva Conventions of 1949 and Additional Protocols, and their Commentaries
Historical Treaties and Documents
Draft International Convention on the Condition and Protection of Civilians of enemy nationality who are on territory belonging to or occupied by a belligerent. Tokyo, 1934.
Chapter II: Enemy civilians in the territory of a belligerent#Section III: Compulsory residence and internment - Art. 15.
Article 15.- The internment of enemy civilians in fenced-in camps may only be ordered in one of the following cases:
a) where civilians eligible for mobilisation under the conditions set forth in Article 4 (a)
of the present Convention are concerned;
b) where the security of the Detaining Power is involved;
c) where the situation of the enemy civilians renders it necessary.