Practice Relating to Rule 110. Treatment and Care of the Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked
Madagascar’s Military Manual (1994) provides that one of the seven fundamental rules of IHL is that “the wounded and sick shall be cared for by the power in whose hands they are”. It instructs soldiers: “Care for them … Hand them over to your superior … or to the nearest medical personnel.”
Madagascar’s Military Manual (1994) provides that the wounded and sick shall receive the medical care required by their state of health. It specifies that this obligation also applies in the case of wounded, sick and shipwrecked enemies.