Obligations arising out of State or diplomatic immunity


Afghanistan - Criminal Code 1976 (2017) EN

Chapter 1 General Principles and Definitions

Article 8

Diplomats Subject to International Law

Diplomatic representatives who commit a crime in Afghanistan shall be treated in accordance with the regulations of the international law.

Rome Statute

Article 98 Cooperation with respect to waiver of immunity and consent to surrender

1. The Court may not proceed with a request for surrender or assistance which would require the requested State to act inconsistently with its obligations under international law with respect to the State or diplomatic immunity of a person or property of a third State, unless the Court can first obtain the cooperation of that third State for the waiver of the immunity.