Practice relating to Rule 66. Non-Hostile Contacts between the Parties to the Conflict
Section B. Use of the white flag of truce
Burundi’s Regulations on International Humanitarian Law (2007) states that “the white flag of truce … is utilized to negotiate”.
The Regulations also states that “the white flag of truce … [is used] by parlementaires or envoys who head towards the adversary in order to announce their intention to negotiate”.