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The emblem is a protective symbol used during armed conflicts to indicate protected cultural property, or personal engaged in its protection: its use is restricted by international law. Misuse should be reported to the Red Cross.


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English: Blue Shield - the Distinctive emblem for the Protection of Cultural Property. The distinctive emblem is a protective symbol used during armed conflicts. Its use is restricted under international law.
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The use of the symbol shown in this image is regulated by certain international treaties, particularly the Hague Conventions of 1899 and 1907, the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and their additional protocols of 1977 and 2005, as well as other rules of International Humanitarian Law either in written agreements or by long-standing customs. Misuse of this symbol is prohibited by these treaties as well as by national law in all countries which have ratified them. These restrictions are independent of the copyright status of the depiction shown here.

The blue shield is a protective emblem defined in the 1954 Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict: it designates cultural property to be protected in conflict, or personnel engaged in its protection. Its use is restricted under international law. Guidance in its use can be found on the website of the Blue Shield International, and on the UNESCO: Armed Conflict and Heritage website. Misuse of the emblem should be reported to the Red Cross.

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current02:17, 19 September 2012Thumbnail for version as of 02:17, 19 September 2012400 × 600 (319 bytes)Jahoe (talk | contribs)added SVG <title> element: <title>Distinctive emblem for the Protection of Cultural Property</title>
01:46, 19 September 2012Thumbnail for version as of 01:46, 19 September 2012400 × 600 (242 bytes)Jahoe (talk | contribs)further code cleanup
01:27, 19 September 2012Thumbnail for version as of 01:27, 19 September 2012400 × 600 (248 bytes)Jahoe (talk | contribs)further (minor) code cleanup
22:52, 23 April 2011Thumbnail for version as of 22:52, 23 April 2011400 × 600 (264 bytes)Jahoe (talk | contribs)Closer to the spec (without the blue lines on the sides). Simpler as well.
04:01, 27 December 2010Thumbnail for version as of 04:01, 27 December 2010500 × 750 (316 bytes)Jahoe (talk | contribs)code cleanup
02:40, 27 December 2010Thumbnail for version as of 02:40, 27 December 2010500 × 750 (395 bytes)Jahoe (talk | contribs)code cleanup
23:28, 26 December 2010Thumbnail for version as of 23:28, 26 December 2010500 × 750 (356 bytes)Jahoe (talk | contribs)code cleanup
09:28, 7 November 2007Thumbnail for version as of 09:28, 7 November 2007501 × 752 (799 bytes)Malarz pl (talk | contribs)color as described in Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict (royal blue)
12:26, 1 September 2007Thumbnail for version as of 12:26, 1 September 2007501 × 752 (778 bytes)Odder (talk | contribs)code cleanup
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