genocide definition

genocide means any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group, as such:
genocide means any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial, or religious group, as such: killing members of the group; causing serious bodily or mental harm to members of the group; deliberately inflicting on the group conditions of life calculated to bring about its physical destruction in whole or in part; imposing measures intended to prevent births within the group; or forcibly transferring children of the group to another group.
genocide means an act of genocide as defined in article 54B; ''crime against humanity'' means a crime against humanity as

Examples of genocide in a sentence

  • Xxxxxxxxx, ‘State Responsibility for Genocide: A Follow-Up’ (2007) 18 European Journal of International Law 669, at 688-692.

  • The Armenian Genocide and the Question of Turkish Responsibility, New York, New York: Xxxxx Xxxx and Company, 2006.


More Definitions of genocide

genocide means an act or omission committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, an identifiable group of persons, as such, that at the time and in the place of its commission, constitutes genocide according to customary international law or conventional international law or by virtue of its being criminal according to the general principles of law recognized by the community of nations, whether or not it constitutes a contravention of the law in force at the time and in the place of its commission.
genocide means an act of genocide as defined in article 6,
genocide. ’ means any of the following conduct committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnic, racial or religious group, as such:
genocide means an act of genocide as defined in article 6 of the ICC Statute;
genocide means any of the following acts committed with the intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnic, racial, or religious group:
genocide means any of the acts specified in Article 6;
genocide means an act or omission committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, an identifiable group of persons, as such, that at the time and in the place of its commission, constitutes genocide according to customary international law or