القاعدة ذات الصلة
Belarus
Practice Relating to Rule 97. Human Shields
Belarus’s Criminal Code (1999) provides that using persons who have laid down their arms or who are defenceless, the wounded, sick and shipwrecked, medical and religious personnel, prisoners of war, the civilian population in an occupied territory or in the conflict zone or other persons enjoying international protection as a cover for one’s own troops and objects against the effects of hostilities is a violation of the laws and customs of war. 
Belarus, Criminal Code, 1999, Article 135(2).