Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 152. Command Responsibility for Orders to Commit War Crimes
The Congo’s Disciplinary Regulations (1986) provides that in the exercise of his authority, “the commander … bears full responsibility for orders given and for their execution; this responsibility can not be relieved by the responsibility borne by his subordinates … He cannot order the commission of acts … which constitute crimes.” 
Congo, Décret No. 86/057 du 14 janvier 1986 portant Règlement du Service dans l’Armée Populaire Nationale, 1986, Article 20.