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

Article 8 (2) (b) (xxv)
War crime of starvation as a method of warfare


1. The perpetrator deprived civilians of objects indispensable to their survival.

2. The perpetrator intended to starve civilians as a method of warfare.

3. The conduct took place in the context of and was associated with an international armed conflict.

4. The perpetrator was aware of factual circumstances that established the existence of an armed conflict.