Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 53. Starvation as a Method of Warfare
In 1992, during a debate in the UN Security Council, Austria condemned the use of starvation in the conflict in the former Yugoslavia, stating that “the most dreadful violations of human rights are being perpetrated … and people are continuing to starve”. 
Austria, Statement before the UN Security Council, UN Doc. S/PV.3134, 13 November 1992, pp. 44–45.