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International | International treaties adherence
 
Burma is not party to the main human rights instruments. It has ratified the four Geneva Conventions, but not the Additional Protocols. In the field of means and methods of warfare, it is not party to any treaty, except the 1954 Hague Convention and its additional protocol on the protection of cultural proprety in times of armed conflict.
   
 
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International Humanitarian Law Adherence dateCommentary (including relevant reservations, derogations and declarations)
Geneva Conventions I, II, III, IV 1949
25.08.1992
(not party to Geneva Convention IV relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War)
Additional Protocol I 1977 --- 
Additional Protocol II 1977 --- 
Additional Protocol III 2005  --- 
Hague Conv. 195410.02.1956
 
Hague Prot.. 195410.02.1956
 
Hague Prot.. 1999 --- 
ENMOD Conv. 1976 --- 
International Human rights Law Adherence dateCommentary (including relevant reservations, derogations and declarations)
ICERD 1965 --- 
ICCPR 1966 --- 
ICCPR - OP1 1966 --- 
ICCPR - OP2 1989 --- 
ICESCR 1966 --- 
CEDAW 197922.07.1997
 
OP-CEDAW 1999 --- 
CAT 1984 --- 
OP-CAT 2002 --- 
CRC 199015.07.1991
 
CRC Optional Protocol Armed Conflict 2000 ---Signature only on 12.11.2001
CRC Optional Protocol Sale of Children 2000 --- 
ICRMW 1990 --- 
Disability Rights Convention  --- 
Convention on Enforced Disappearances [not yet in force] --- 
Weapons Adherence dateCommentary (including relevant reservations, derogations and declarations)
Geneva Gas Protocol 1925 --- 
Biological Weapons Convention 1972 ---Signature only on ???
Chemical Weapons Convention 1993 ---Signature only on ???
Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons 1980 --- 
CCW Protocol I 1980 --- 
CCW Prot. II 1980 --- 
CCW Prot. III 1980 --- 
CCW Prot. IV 1995 --- 
CCW Protocol II (amended) 1996 --- 
CCW Amendment 2001 --- 
CCW Prot. V 2003 --- 
Ottawa Treaty 1997 --- 
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Refugees Adherence dateCommentary (including relevant reservations, derogations and declarations)
Refugee Conv. 1951 --- 
Refugee Prot.1967  --- 
International criminal law Adherence dateCommentary (including relevant reservations, derogations and declarations)
Slavery Convention 1926 --- 
Genocide Convention. 194814.03.1956
 
Convention on the Non-Applicability of Statutory Limitations to War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity 1968 --- 
ICC Rome Statute 1998 --- 
Terrorism Adherence dateCommentary (including relevant reservations, derogations and declarations)
Convention Against the Taking of Hostages 1979 --- 
Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism 199912.11.2001
 
Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombings 199712.11.2001
 
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