Related Rule
Benin
Practice Relating to Rule 47. Attacks against Persons Hors de Combat
Section A. General
Benin’s Military Manual (1995) states: “It is prohibited to kill or injure an adversary … who is hors de combat.” 
Benin, Le Droit de la Guerre, III fascicules, Forces Armées du Bénin, Ministère de la Défense nationale, 1995, Fascicule II, p. 4; see also p. 18.
The manual also states: “Any person recognized or who should be recognized as being no longer able to participate in combat shall not be attacked.” 
Benin, Le Droit de la Guerre, III fascicules, Forces Armées du Bénin, Ministère de la Défense nationale, 1995, Fascicule II, p. 9.