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The State of Palestine acceded to the Convention on 29 December 2017. The Convention will enter into force for Palestine on 1 June 2018.

Retained Mines (Article 3)

Notwithstanding the obligation to destroy all stockpiled anti-personnel mines, the Convention permits the retention of the minimum number of anti-personnel mines absolutely necessary for the development of and training in mine detection, mine clearance, or mine destruction techniques.

By 28 November 2018, the State of Palestine will be required to report on any stockpiled anti-personnel mines under its ownership or possession, included those it may have retained or will retain for these purposes.

Stockpile Destruction (Article 4)

By 28 November 2018, the State of Palestine will be required to report on any stockpiled anti-personnel mines under its ownership or possession.

Mine Clearance (Article 5)

By 28 November 2018, the State of Palestine will be required to formally report on any mined areas under its jurisdiction or control.

Victim Assistance

The State of Palestine is also a State Party to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. 

 



 


Notice of accession | Avis d'adhésion


 

State of Palestine's first Article 7 transparency report due in November 2018


Snapshots of the State of Palestine at Convention-related activities on Flickr.