II.E.2 SPECIAL PROCLAMATION ESTABLISHING AN INTERNATIONAL MILITARY TRIBUNAL FOR THE FAR EAST AND CHARTER OF THE INTERNATIONAL MILITARY TRIBUNAL FOR THE FAR EAST (as amended)
(2,434 words)

Concluded at Tokyo, 19 January 1946

Tribunal Established 19 January 1946

Amended 26 April 1946

Status information appears at end of document

 

WHEREAS, THE United States and the Nations allied therewith in opposing the illegal wars of aggression of the Axis Nations, have from time to time made declarations of their intentions that war criminals should be brought to justice;

Whereas, the Governments of the Allied Powers at war with Japan on the 26th July 1945…

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“II.E.2 SPECIAL PROCLAMATION ESTABLISHING AN INTERNATIONAL MILITARY TRIBUNAL FOR THE FAR EAST AND CHARTER OF THE INTERNATIONAL MILITARY TRIBUNAL FOR THE FAR EAST (as amended)”, in: International Law & World Order: Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents, Weston & Carlson. Consulted online on 14 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-4394_ilwo_COM_031707>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20150929



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