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ii be made in the knowledge of the intention of the group to commit an offence as set forth in Articles 5 to 7
of this Convention.
2 Each Party shall also adopt such measures as may be necessary to establish as a criminal offence under,
and in accordance with, its domestic law the attempt to commit an offence as set forth in Articles 6 and 7 of this
Article 10 – Liability of legal entities
1 Each Party shall adopt such measures as may be necessary, in accordance with its legal principles, to
establish the liability of legal entities for participation in the offences set forth in Articles 5 to 7 and 9 of this
2 Subject to the legal principles of the Party, the liability of legal entities may be criminal, civil or
3 Such liability shall be without prejudice to the criminal liability of the natural persons who have committed
Article 11 – Sanctions and measures
1 Each Party shall adopt such measures as may be necessary to make the offences set forth in Articles 5 to
7 and 9 of this Convention punishable by effective, proportionate and dissuasive penalties.
2 Previous final convictions pronounced in foreign States for offences set forth in the present Convention
may, to the extent permitted by domestic law, be taken into account for the purpose of determining the sentence
in accordance with domestic law.
3 Each Party shall ensure that legal entities held liable in accordance with Article 10 are subject to effective,
proportionate and dissuasive criminal or non-criminal sanctions, including monetary sanctions.
Article 12 – Conditions and safeguards
1 Each Party shall ensure that the establishment, implementation and application of the criminalisation under
Articles 5 to 7 and 9 of this Convention are carried out while respecting human rights obligations, in particular the
right to freedom of expression, freedom of association and freedom of religion, as set forth in, where applicable
to that Party, the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, the International
Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, and other obligations under international law.
2 The establishment, implementation and application of the criminalisation under Articles 5 to 7 and 9 of this
Convention should furthermore be subject to the principle of proportionality, with respect to the legitimate aims
pursued and to their necessity in a democratic society, and should exclude any form of arbitrariness or
discriminatory or racist treatment.
Article 13 – Protection, compensation and support for victims of terrorism
Each Party shall adopt such measures as may be necessary to protect and support the victims of terrorism
that has been committed within its own territory. These measures may include, through the appropriate national
schemes and subject to domestic legislation, inter alia, financial assistance and compensation for victims of
terrorism and their close family members.
Article 14 – Jurisdiction
1 Each Party shall take such measures as may be necessary to establish its jurisdiction over the offences
set forth in this Convention:
a when the offence is committed in the territory of that Party;
b when the offence is committed on board a ship flying the flag of that Party, or on board an aircraft registered
under the laws of that Party;
c when the offence is committed by a national of that Party.