43. Persons not entitled to benefit.

Two classes of persons are excluded from the protection of the Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War1: (1) where a party to the conflict is satisfied that an individual protected person is definitely suspected of or engaged in activities hostile to its security and within its territory, that person is not entitled to such rights and privileges under the convention as would, if exercised in his favour, be prejudicial to the security of the state; and (2) in occupied territory, where a protected person is detained as a spy or saboteur or as

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