Practice Relating to Rule 138. The Elderly, Disabled and Infirm
Argentina’s Law of War Manual (1969) provides: “The belligerents shall endeavour to conclude agreements for the removal from a besieged area of … the elderly”.
Argentina’s Law of War Manual (1969) provides: “Transports of … the infirm … effected by convoys of vehicles and hospital trains on land or on sea, shall be respected and protected.”
Argentina’s Law of War Manual (1989) states that “the infirm are considered as” included in the concept of wounded and sick.