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Applying of the Rules

  • Rule(s) to be applied: Rule 1 (Application)
  • Applying the Rule(s) and comments: In accordance with Rule 1 (a) (Application), these Rules shall apply to all vessels upon the high seas and in all waters connected therewith navigable by seagoing vessels.
    High seas are all parts of the sea that are not included in the territorial sea or in the internal waters of any nation.

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