Republic of Moldova
Practice Relating to Rule 156. Definition of War Crimes
The Republic of Moldova’s Penal Code (2002), at the end of a list of punishable acts related to armed conflict, states:
The provisions of Articles 389–391 [entitled “Pillage of the dead on the battlefield” (Article 389), “Acts of violence against the civilian population in the area of military hostilities” (Article 390) and “Grave breach of international humanitarian law committed during armed conflict” (Article 391)] also apply to the civilian population.