Non-disclosure of former identity – witness protection


Afghanistan - Criminal Procedure Code 2014 EN

Chapter 7 Witness Protection

Protective Measures for Witnesses

Article 53:

1– Concealing the name, residential address, work place, occupation, official deed, registration book or file or any other information, which could lead to the identity of the witness.

Rome Statute

Article 93 Other forms of cooperation

1. States Parties shall, in accordance with the provisions of this Part and under procedures of national law, comply with requests by the Court to provide the following assistance in relation to investigations or prosecutions:

(j) The protection of victims and witnesses and the preservation of evidence;