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Qualification Directive
Article 15

Article 15 — Serious harm

Serious harm consists of:

  1. the death penalty or execution; or
  2. torture or inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment of an applicant in the country of origin; or
  3. serious and individual threat to a civilian’s life or person by reason of indiscriminate violence in situations of international or internal armed conflict.