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Viet Nam
Practice Relating to Rule 109. Search for, Collection and Evacuation of the Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked
Viet Nam’s Penal Code (1990) provides for the punishment of anyone who “intentionally leaves behind a soldier killed or wounded on the battlefield” or for the failure to “care for or give medical treatment to a wounded soldier”. 
Viet Nam, Penal Code, 1990, Article 271(1).
Viet Nam’s Penal Code (1999) provides for the punishment of anyone “who deliberately leaves war-wounded and/or war dead on the battlefield or leaves war-wounded untended and untreated, thus causing serious consequences”. 
Viet Nam, Penal Code, 1999, § 336.1.