Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 3. Definition of Combatants
Burundi’s Regulations on International Humanitarian Law (2007) states that the term “[c]ombatant must be understood as [referring to] any member of the armed forces, with the exception of medical and religious personnel”. 
Burundi, Règlement n° 98 sur le droit international humanitaire, Ministère de la Défense Nationale et des Anciens Combattants, Projet “Moralisation” (BDI/B-05), August 2007, Part I bis, p. 9; see also Part I bis, pp. 16, 31 and 52.