Practice Relating to Rule 117. Accounting for Missing Persons
In 2005, in a cooperation agreement concluded between the Polish Minister of National Defence and the Polish Red Cross, the Government of Poland stated:
1. Organizational units of the Ministry of National Defence and the organizational units subordinated to the Minister of National Defence or supervised by him, hereinafter referred to as the national defence agency, and the Polish Red Cross, hereinafter referred to as the PRC shall cooperate to:
4) search for persons missing as a result of armed conflicts.