Related Rule
Portugal
Practice Relating to Rule 108. Mercenaries
At the CDDH, Portugal stated that according to its interpretation of Article 65 on fundamental guarantees and Article 42 quater on mercenaries of the draft Additional Protocol I (now Articles 75 and 47), “the latter were in a category covered by the fundamental guarantees set out in Article 65”. 
Portugal, Statement at the CDDH, Official Records, Vol. VI, CDDH/SR.41, 26 May 1977, p. 160, § 97.