the Geneva Convention

Definition of the Geneva Convention

  1. :  an international law that explains how people who are wounded or taken prisoner during a war are supposed to be treated

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genevaplay Geneva
  1. :  a highly aromatic bitter gin originally made in the Netherlands

conventionplay Convention
  1. :  agreement, contract

    :  an agreement between states for regulation of matters affecting all of them

    :  a compact between opposing commanders especially concerning prisoner exchange or armistice


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