Practice Relating to Rule 151. Individual Responsibility
Section B. Individual civil liability
The Russian Federation’s Regulations on the Application of IHL (2001) states:
For violations of international humanitarian law not entailing criminal liability members of the Armed Forces shall be called to account under the Disciplinary Regulations of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation and normative legal acts envisaging financial liability.
The Russian Federation’s Law on Amnesty for Acts Committed in the Context of the Conflict in Chechnya (1997) provides: “Persons covered by the law on the declaration of amnesty are not exempted from making reparations for the injuries caused by their unlawful acts.”