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Ukraine
Practice Relating to Rule 145. Reprisals
Ukraine’s IHL Manual (2004) defines “Reprisals” as: “violations of international humanitarian law in response to violations by the enemy State in order to stop unlawful actions by the opponent party to the conflict”. 
Ukraine, Manual on the Application of IHL Rules, Ministry of Defence, 11 September 2004, § 1.2.18.
Ukraine’s IHL Manual (2004) states: “Reprisals can be used as a last resort measure”. 
Ukraine, Manual on the Application of IHL Rules, Ministry of Defence, 11 September 2004, § 1.2.18.
Ukraine’s IHL Manual (2004) states: “Reprisals … shall be proportionate to violations by the enemy”. 
Ukraine, Manual on the Application of IHL Rules, Ministry of Defence, 11 September 2004, § 1.2.18.