Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 25. Medical Personnel
Section B. Equipment of medical personnel with light individual weapons
Kenya’s LOAC Manual (1997) states: “Medical personnel may carry and use small arms for their self-defence and for the defence of the wounded and sick in their care.” 
Kenya, Law of Armed Conflict, Military Basic Course (ORS), 4 Précis, The School of Military Police, 1997, Précis No. 3, p. 9.