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Qualification Directive
Article 6

Article 6 — Actors of persecution or serious harm

Actors of persecution or serious harm include:

  1. the State;
  2. parties or organisations controlling the State or a substantial part of the territory of the State;
  3. non-State actors, if it can be demonstrated that the actors mentioned in points (a) and (b), including international organisations, are unable or unwilling to provide protection against persecution or serious harm as defined in Article 7.