Practice Relating to Rule 151. Individual Responsibility
Section A. Individual criminal responsibility
In 1996, during a debate in the UN Security Council on the report of the UN Secretary-General on the situation in Burundi, Indonesia stated:
We would like to recall that all persons who committed or authorized the commission of serious violations of international humanitarian law are individually responsible for such violations and should be held accountable. Those responsible for crimes against humanity and, in this case, their fellow countrymen should be brought to justice.