Syrian Arab Republic
Practice Relating to Rule 113. Treatment of the Dead
Section B. Protection of the dead against despoliation
The Syrian Arab Republic’s Military Penal Code (1950) provides:
Any military or non-military person having committed the following acts in a military combat zone shall be liable to:
A - Provisional arrest if he pillages a … dead military person.
B - Capital punishment if he causes additional injury to a … dead military person through the use of violence in order to pillage him.