Related Rule
Ukraine
Practice Relating to Rule 28. Medical Units
Ukraine’s IHL Manual (2004) states: “Objects protected by international humanitarian law [include] medical units … Attacks against such objects shall be prohibited.” 
Ukraine, Manual on the Application of IHL Rules, Ministry of Defence, 11 September 2004, § 1.2.51.
“Medical units” are defined as “medical military establishments, units and institutions organized for medical maintenance of forces … Medical units … may be escorted by guard or convoy.” 
Ukraine, Manual on the Application of IHL Rules, Ministry of Defence, 11 September 2004, § 1.2.35.
Ukraine’s Criminal Code (2001) provides for the protection of medical establishments and units. 
Ukraine, Criminal Code, 2001, Article 414.