Related Rule
Russian Federation
Practice Relating to Rule 47. Attacks against Persons Hors de Combat
Section A. General
The Russian Federation’s Military Manual (1990) provides that “attacks against persons hors de combat” are a prohibited method of warfare. 
Russian Federation, Instructions on the Application of the Rules of International Humanitarian Law by the Armed Forces of the USSR, Appendix to Order of the USSR Defence Minister No. 75, 1990, § 5(i).