Practice Relating to Rule 116. Accounting for the Dead
Section A. Identification of the dead prior to disposal
Côte d’Ivoire’s Teaching Manual (2007) provides in Book III, Volume 2 (Instruction of second-year trainee officers):
I.2.3. The dead
Before burial, bodies shall, to the greatest extent practicable, be the object of a careful examination, if possible by a medical examination, with a view to confirming death, establishing identity and enabling a report to be made.