Practice Relating to Rule 92. Mutilation and Medical, Scientific or Biological Experiments
Djibouti’s Disciplinary Regulations (1982) states: “It is prohibited for combatants to … commit violence to the life and person of … prisoners and civilians, including all forms of … mutilation”.
Djibouti’s Manual on International Humanitarian Law (2004) states that “mutilations … are prohibited”.
The manual further states that the following “are currently considered as war crimes … if committed against any person not or no longer participating in hostilities: … inhuman treatment and biological experiments”.