73 years since the adoption of the Geneva Conventions
On this day in 1949, the Geneva Conventions were adopted. You can see a brief overview of the Geneva Conventions below.
The First Geneva Convention for the amelioration of the condition of the wounded and sick in armed forces in the field.
The Second Geneva Convention for the amelioration of the condition of wounded, sick and shipwrecked members of armed forces at sea
The Third Geneva Convention relative to the treatment of prisoners of war
The Fourth Geneva Convention relative to the protection of civilian persons in time of war
If you are interested in more details, you can read at the following link