Related Rule
Italy
Practice Relating to Rule 151. Individual Responsibility
Section B. Individual civil liability
In the Ercole case in 2000, Italy’s Tribunal of Livorno tried and sentenced a former paratrooper to 18 months’ suspended imprisonment for abusing his authority during his participation in a multinational peacekeeping operation in Somalia and, pending the outcome of connected civil proceedings, made him provisionally liable to the payment of 30,000,000 Italian lire to a Somali citizen who had been tortured. 
Italy, Tribunal at Livorno, Ercole case, 13 April 2000.
In 2001, the Court of Appeals at Florence confirmed the judgment in this part. 
Italy, Court of Appeals at Florence, Ercole case, 22 February 2001.