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Article Comparison - Elements of Crimes of the International Criminal Court [*]

Article 7 (1) (a)
Crime against humanity of murder

Elements

1. The perpetrator killed[7] one or more persons.

2. The conduct was committed as part of a widespread or systematic attack directed against a civilian population.

3. The perpetrator knew that the conduct was part of or intended the conduct to be part of a widespread or systematic attack against a civilian population.

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[7] The term “killed” is interchangeable with the term “caused death”. This footnote applies to all elements which use either of these concepts.