Related Rule
New Zealand
Practice Relating to Rule 27. Religious Personnel
New Zealand’s Military Manual (1992) states, with respect to non-international armed conflicts in particular: “Religious personnel are to be respected and protected at all times, receiving all available aid to enable them to fulfil their duties.” 
New Zealand, Interim Law of Armed Conflict Manual, DM 112, New Zealand Defence Force, Headquarters, Directorate of Legal Services, Wellington, November 1992, § 1818(2).