Persecution against any identifiable group on political, racial, gender or religious grounds is impermissible.
Torture during armed conflict is specifically prohibited by international humanitarian law.
Rape as a form of torture, a means of persecution and an indicia of enslavement is a serious war crime.
The use of force or intimidation to remove people of a certain ethnic or religious group from an area
The legality of the secret prisons under international law is highly questionable.
Each Party to the conflict shall be bound to apply, as a minimum, the following provisions.