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war crimes       294943684

Scope note
Violations of the laws and customs of war, including murder, ill treatment or deportation of the civilian population, murder or ill treatment of prisoners of war, plunder of public or private property, and rape or other forms of sexual violence.

Broader terms
offences

Related terms
genocide
international criminal courts
law of war
prisoners of war
reparations

Subject category
10.05.01 CRIMES AND CRIMINALITY



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