The Laws of Armed Conflicts: A Collection of Conventions, Resolutions, and Other Documents

By Dietrich Schindler; Jiri Toman | Go to book overview

No. 107
PRINCIPLES OF INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION
IN THE DETECTION, ARREST, EXTRADITION,
AND PUNISHMENT OF PERSONS GUILTY OF WAR
CRIMES AND CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY
Resolution 3074 (XXVIII).

Adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, 3 December 1973

INTRODUCTORY NOTE: In 1965, the United Nations Commission on Human Rights started its deliberations on the question of punishment of war criminals and of persons who had committed crimes against humanity. Its aim was to ensure that persons who had committed such crimes would be traced, apprehended and equitably punished by the competent country. These efforts first led to the Convention on the Non-Applicabihty of Statutory Limitations to War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity, adopted by General Assembly resolution 2391 (XXIII) on 26 November 1968 (No. 106). In 1969, the Commission, on the basis of the General Assembly Resolutions that are cited in the Preamble of the present Resolution, resumed its work on the detection, arrest, extradition and punishment of persons responsible for war crimes and crimes against humanity. It drafted the present resolution, which was adopted on 3 December 1973 by 94 votes in favor, none against and 29 abstentions.

AUTHENTIC TEXT: Arabic, Chinese, English French, Russian, Spanish. The text of Resolution 3074 (XXVffl), reproduced below, is reprinted from: Resolutions adopted by the General Assembly during its Twenty-eight session, Vol. I, September 18-December 18, 1973. General Assembly, Official Records: Twentyeighth session, Supplement No. 30 (A/9030), New York, United Nations, 1974, p. 78.

TEXT PUBLISHED IN: Résolutions adoptées par l'Assemblée générale au cours de sa vingt-huitième session, vol. I, 78 septembre-18 décembre 1973. Assemblée générale, documents officiels, Vingt-huitième session, supplément No. 30 (A/9030), New York, Nations Unies, 1974 pp. 85–86 (French — see also Arabic, Chinese, English, Russian, and Spanish); Human Rights — A Compilation of International Instruments, Vol. I (Second Part), New York, United Nations, 1993, pp. 678–679 (English); Droits de l'homme — Recueil d'instruments internationaux, New York, Nations Unies, 1988, pp. 151–152 (French); Derechos Humanos — Recopilacion de instrumentas internacionales, Nueva York, Naciones Unidas, 1988, pp. 151–152 (Spanish); Prava Cheloveka — Sbomik mezhdunarodnykh dokumentov, N'yu York, OON, 1989, pp. 169–170 (Russian); United Nations resolutions, compiled and edited by Dusan J. Djonovich. Series I — Resolutions adopted by the General Assembly, Vol. XIV, 1927–1974, Dobbs Ferry, Oceana Publications, 1978, pp. 448–449 (Engl.); Droit des conflits armés, pp. 1327–1329 (French); Websites: www.unhchr.ch/html; University of Minnesota Human Rights Library: wwwl.umn.edu/humanrts/instree/x5picoda.htm (Engl.; French).

-1277-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
The Laws of Armed Conflicts: A Collection of Conventions, Resolutions, and Other Documents
Table of contents

Table of contents

Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this book
  • Bookmarks
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
/ 1496

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.