Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 154. Obedience to Superior Orders
The Congo’s Disciplinary Regulations (1986) provides: “Obedience is the first duty of the subordinate. He loyally executes orders he receives.” However, it adds: “The subordinate must not execute an order to commit an act manifestly … contrary to the customs of war and to the international conventions.” 
Congo, Décret No. 86/057 du 14 janvier 1986 portant Règlement du Service dans l’Armée Populaire Nationale, 1986, Article 21.