Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 40. Respect for Cultural Property
Burundi’s Regulations on International Humanitarian Law (2007) lists “the deliberate seizure, destruction or damage of buildings dedicated to religion, charitable purposes, education, [or to] science, … historic monuments, … works of art or … scientific works” as a “violation of the laws and customs of war”. 
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. 27; see also Part I bis, p. 87.