Practice Relating to the Use of Prohibited Weapons
Nicaragua’s Military Penal Code (1996) punishes any soldier “who employs or orders the employment of prohibited weapons or means and methods of warfare”. 
Nicaragua, Military Penal Code, 1996, Article 51.
Nicaragua’s Revised Penal Code (1998) punishes “anyone who, during an international or civil war, commits serious violations of international conventions on the use of war weapons”. 
Nicaragua, Revised Penal Code, 1998, Article 551.