Practice Relating to Rule 88. Non-Discrimination
Section D. Persons deprived of their liberty
New Zealand’s Military Manual (1992), under the heading “Adverse discrimination prohibited”, recalls:
By Article 16 of [the 1949 Geneva Convention III], subject to differences in treatment based on rank, sex, or health, all prisoners are to be treated alike without any adverse distinction based on race, nationality, religious belief or political opinions, or any other distinction founded on similar criteria.