Practice Relating to Rule 125. Correspondence of Persons Deprived of Their Liberty
Ukraine’s IHL Manual (2004) states:
Within, at the most, 7 days of capture … every prisoner of war shall be enabled to write and send a card of capture … :
one – to his family;
another – to the Central Prisoners of War Agency.
In case of transfer, prisoners of war shall be officially notified of the time of departure and their new postal address.