#77 It's not a loophole, PETER SM - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 30.09.09 | 09:08 (IST)

    PSM: "A loophole in British law - in the International Criminal Court Act 2001 and the Criminal Justice Act 1988 - allows private individual complaints of "war crimes" to be lodged against military personnel, even if they are not British citizens and the alleged crimes were committed elsewhere." I suggest you grab your copy of Geneva Convention IV, PETER SM, and thumb your way down to Article 146. There you'll see that what you are describing as a "loophole" is actually an obligation of every High Contracting Party to the convention.

    from the article: U.K. court defers Palestinian bid to arrest Ehud Barak
    First published 13:49 29.09.09 | Last updated 14:52 12.10.09
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