Related Rule
Mali
Practice Relating to Rule 52. Pillage
Mali’s Army Regulations (1979) provides that, under the laws and customs of war, pillage, in particular of private property, is forbidden. 
Mali, Règlement du Service dans l’Armée, 1ère Partie: Discipline Générale, Ministère de la Défense Nationale, 1979, Article 36.
Mali’s Code of Military Justice (1995) punishes pillage and damage to commodities, goods or belongings committed by soldiers as a group. 
Mali, Code of Military Justice, 1995, Article 133.
Under Mali’s Penal Code (2001), “the pillage of a town or locality, even when taken by assault,” is a war crime in international armed conflicts. 
Mali, Penal Code, 2001, Article 31(i)(16).