Practice Relating to Rule 67. Inviolability of Parlementaires
Under the Russian Federation’s Military Manual (1990), it is a prohibited method of warfare “to kill parlementaires and persons accompanying them”.
The Russian Federation’s Regulations on the Application of IHL (2001) states:
are persons authorized by their command to enter into communication with the enemy command and coming with a white flag. The parlementaire as well as persons who may accompany him (the trumpeter, bugler or drummer, the flag-bearer and the interpreter) have a right to inviolability.