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Protocol additional of 8 december 2005 to the Geneva Conventions of 12 August 1949, and relating to the Adoption of an Additional Distinctive Emblem (Protocol III) (Dec. 8, 2005)

Countries/Territories Entry into force Ratification * Simple signature
Albania Aug 6, 2008 Feb 6, 2008 [2] -
Angola - - Mar 14, 2006
Argentina Sep 16, 2011 Mar 16, 2011 [1] Mar 13, 2006
Australia Jan 15, 2010 Jul 15, 2009 [1] Mar 8, 2006
Austria Dec 3, 2009 Jun 3, 2009 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Belgium Nov 12, 2015 May 12, 2015 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Belize Oct 3, 2007 Apr 3, 2007 [2] -
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) - - Dec 8, 2005
Bosnia and Herzegovina - - Mar 14, 2006
Brazil Feb 28, 2010 Aug 28, 2009 [1] Mar 14, 2006
Bulgaria Mar 13, 2007 Sep 13, 2006 [1] Mar 14, 2006
Burkina Faso Apr 7, 2017 Oct 7, 2016 [1] Dec 7, 2006
Burundi - - Dec 8, 2005
Canada May 26, 2008 Nov 26, 2007 [1] Jun 19, 2006
Chile - - Jan 10, 2006
Colombia Jan 6, 2010 Jul 6, 2009 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Congo - - Dec 8, 2005
Costa Rica - - Dec 8, 2005
Croatia Dec 30, 2008 Jun 30, 2008 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Cyprus Dec 13, 2007 Jun 13, 2007 [1] May 29, 2006
Czech Republic May 27, 2008 Nov 27, 2007 [1] Jun 19, 2006
Denmark Nov 23, 2007 May 23, 2007 [1] Apr 12, 2006
Dominican Republic Nov 25, 2007 May 25, 2007 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Ecuador Oct 1, 2009 Apr 1, 2009 [1] Jul 26, 2006
El Salvador - - Dec 8, 2005
Estonia Mar 12, 2008 Sep 12, 2007 [1] Mar 8, 2006
Ethiopia Aug 28, 2008 Feb 28, 2008 [1] Mar 14, 2006
Finland - - Mar 13, 2006
France Jul 14, 2009 Jan 14, 2009 [1] Mar 14, 2006
Georgia Jan 17, 2010 Jul 17, 2009 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Germany Sep 19, 2007 Mar 19, 2007 [1] Sep 28, 2006
Ghana Dec 17, 2009 Jun 17, 2009 [1] Mar 13, 2006
Greece - - Jun 14, 2006
Guatemala Apr 26, 2010 Oct 26, 2009 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Guyana Sep 14, 2008 Mar 14, 2008 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Haiti Mar 21, 2010 Sep 21, 2009 [2] -
Honduras - - Dec 6, 2006
Hungary Jun 8, 2007 Dec 8, 2006 [1] Mar 13, 2006
Iceland Mar 15, 2007 Nov 15, 2006 [1] Jun 19, 2006
Ireland Feb 4, 2007 Aug 4, 2006 [1] May 17, 2006
Israel - - Jun 20, 2006
Italy May 22, 2008 Nov 22, 2007 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Jamaica Jul 29, 2009 Jan 29, 2009 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Kazakhstan - - Dec 5, 2006
Kenya Dec 24, 2009 Jun 24, 2009 [2] -
Latvia Apr 28, 2014 Oct 28, 2013 [1] Mar 30, 2006
Liechtenstein Oct 2, 2007 Apr 2, 2007 [1] Jun 20, 2006
Lithuania Feb 24, 2007 Aug 24, 2006 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Luxembourg May 28, 2008 Nov 28, 2007 [1] Dec 6, 2006
Madagascar Jul 27, 2015 Jan 27, 2015 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Malta - - Dec 8, 2005
Mexico - - Dec 8, 2005
Monaco Jan 7, 2009 Jul 7, 2008 [1] Nov 16, 2006
Nauru Sep 12, 2007 Mar 12, 2007 [1] Mar 15, 2006
Nepal Jun 4, 2013 Dec 4, 2012 [1] Jun 27, 2006
Netherlands - - Mar 14, 2006
Nicaragua Jun 13, 2007 Dec 13, 2006 [1] Mar 14, 2006
New Zealand Oct 2, 2009 Apr 2, 2009 [1] Mar 8, 2006
Norway Apr 23, 2014 Oct 23, 2013 [1] Jun 19, 2006
Panama Jan 14, 2007 Jun 13, 2006 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Paraguay Oct 30, 2012 Apr 30, 2012 [1] Jun 19, 2006
Peru Apr 13, 2009 Oct 13, 2008 [1] Mar 14, 2006
Philippines - - Dec 8, 2005
Poland Feb 22, 2007 Aug 22, 2006 [1] Mar 13, 2006
Portugal Apr 26, 2010 Oct 26, 2009 [1] Jun 20, 2006
Korea, Republic of Oct 22, 2014 Apr 22, 2014 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Moldova, Republic of - - Aug 2, 2006
Romania Feb 19, 2009 Aug 19, 2008 [1] Sep 13, 2006
Russian Federation Nov 15, 2015 May 15, 2015 [1] Jun 20, 2006
San Marino - - Dec 7, 2006
Serbia Dec 22, 2007 Jun 22, 2007 [1] Jan 19, 2006
Sierra Leone Feb 18, 2011 Aug 18, 2010 [1] Mar 31, 2006
Singapore - - Jun 20, 2006
Slovakia Jan 7, 2009 Jul 7, 2008 [1] Aug 2, 2006
Slovenia Nov 30, 2007 May 30, 2007 [1] Apr 25, 2006
Spain Sep 10, 2008 Mar 10, 2008 [1] May 19, 2006
Sweden Jun 10, 2011 Dec 10, 2010 [1] Dec 23, 2005
Switzerland Feb 21, 2015 Aug 21, 2014 [1] Mar 30, 2006
Timor-Leste Jan 14, 2007 Jul 14, 2006 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Togo Apr 14, 2009 Oct 14, 2008 [1] May 18, 2006
Turkey Jan 29, 2012 Jul 29, 2011 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Uganda - - Jun 26, 2006
Ukraine - - Dec 7, 2006
Great Britain Nov 21, 2008 May 21, 2008 [2] -
Tanzania, Un. Rep. of Jul 19, 2010 Jan 19, 2010 [1] Jun 23, 2006
United States of America Apr 23, 2010 Oct 23, 2009 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Uruguay - - Dec 8, 2005
Armenia Sep 8, 2007 Mar 8, 2007 [1] Dec 8, 2005
Belarus Apr 19, 2013 Oct 19, 2012 [1] Mar 13, 2006
Cook Islands (New Zealand) Feb 12, 2012 Aug 12, 2011 [2] -
Fiji Sep 30, 2011 Mar 31, 2011 [2] -
South Sudan Mar 7, 2012 Sep 7, 2011 [2] -
Suriname Jan 30, 2009 Jul 30, 2008 [2] -
Palestinian Authority Jul 25, 2013 Jan 25, 2013 [2] -
Cabo Verde Dec 25, 2013 Jun 25, 2013 [2] -
North Macedonia Jul 4, 2015 Jan 4, 2015 [2] -

* [1] Ratification [2] Accession/approbation [3] Acceptance/approval [4] Succession [5] Consent to be bound [6] Definite signature