Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 132. Return of Displaced Persons
Croatia’s LOAC Compendium (1991) provides that the evacuation of civilian persons should be “limited in time”, i.e. the return should be rapid. 
Croatia, Compendium “Law of Armed Conflicts”, Republic of Croatia, Ministry of Defence, 1991, p. 62.
In 1994, during a debate in the UN Security Council on the situation in the former Yugoslavia, Croatia welcomed “the pilot projects for the return of displaced persons to their homes in the occupied areas”. 
Croatia, Statement before the UN Security Council, UN Doc. S/PV.3434, 30 September 1994, p. 3.