434. Genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes.

B. Offences

434.     Genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes.

The International Criminal Court Act 2001 makes genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes offences against the law of England and Wales if committed in England and Wales or if committed outside the United Kingdom by a United Kingdom national, a United Kingdom resident or a person subject to UK service jurisdiction1. Proceedings may equally be brought against a person who, although not a United Kingdom national, United Kingdom resident or person subject to UK service jurisdiction at the time of his or her commission outside the