Practice Relating to Rule 109. Search for, Collection and Evacuation of the Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked
Guinea’s Soldier’s Manual (2010), under the heading “Wounded enemy combatants”, states: “Collect them.”
Under the heading “Rules of conduct in combat”, the manual states: “Collect … the wounded and sick”.
Guinea’s Disciplinary Regulations (2012) states:
In accordance with the international agreements signed by the government of Guinea, military personnel in combat are required:
- to collect, protect and care for the wounded, sick and shipwrecked, to the extent permitted by the circumstances[.]