National Implementation of IHL
Decree on Discipline in the Armed Forces, 1990
Article 34 du Décret n° 90-1159 du 12 octobre 1990, portant règlement de discipline générale dans les Forces armées

12.10.1990
Yes

Summary
Article 34, para.1, requires military personnel to respect and protect persons who have ceased to take part in hostilities, as well as medical personnel, units and transports, cultural objects and places of worship, provided that they are not used to support the military effort.

Paragraph 2 lists 12 prohibited methods of combat, such as attacking persons hors de combat, despoiling the dead and the wounded, declaring that no quarter will be given, etc.

Document
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