Related Rule
New Zealand
Practice Relating to Rule 142. Instruction in International Humanitarian Law within Armed Forces
Section B. Obligation of commanders to instruct the armed forces under their command
New Zealand’s Military Manual (1995) states:
It is incumbent upon a commanding officer to ensure that the forces under his command behave in a manner consistent with the laws and customs of war … and it is part of his responsibility to ensure that the troops under his command are aware of their obligations. 
New Zealand, Interim Law of Armed Conflict Manual, DM 112, New Zealand Defence Force, Headquarters, Directorate of Legal Services, Wellington, November 1992, § 1603.2; see also § 1710.1, footnote 68.