Hague Peace Conference


Hague Peace Conference
1. a meeting held at The Hague, Netherlands, in 1899, that established The Hague Permanent Court of Arbitration.
2. a meeting held at The Hague, Netherlands, in 1907, that defined prisoner-of-war treatment, maritime warfare, and wartime neutrality.

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  • Hague Tribunal — (h[=a]g). The permanent court of arbitration created by the International Convention for the Pacific Settle of International Disputes. , adopted by the International Peace Conference of 1899. It is composed of persons of known competency in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hague Conventions (1899 and 1907) — The Hague Conventions were international treaties negotiated at the First and Second Peace Conferences at The Hague, Netherlands in 1899 and 1907, respectively, and were, along with the Geneva Conventions, among the first formal statements of the …   Wikipedia


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