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Article Comparison - Convention to Prevent and Punish the Acts of Terrorism Taking the Form of Crimes against Persons and related Extortion that are of International Significance

Article 5

When extradition requested for one of the crimes specified in Article 2 is not in order because the person sought is a national of the requested state, or because of some other legal or constitutional impediment, that state is obliged to submit the case to its competent authorities for prosecution, as if the act had been committed in its territory.  The decision of these authorities shall be communicated to the state that requested extradition.  In such proceedings, the obligation established in Article 4 shall be respected.