Practice Relating to Rule 121. Location of Internment and Detention Centres
Burundi’s Regulations on International Humanitarian Law (2007) states: “The camps of prisoners of war must safeguard their hygiene and health.”
The Regulations further states that prisoners of war “may be interned in camps designed for this purpose in premises removed from combat and not hazardous to their health”.
The Regulations also states: “It is prohibited … to expose … prisoners of war to the dangers of combat.”