Règle correspondante
Practice Relating to Rule 120. Accommodation for Children Deprived of Their Liberty
On the basis of a memo on accommodation in detention camps dating from 1950, the Report on the Practice of Malaysia states that during the period of the communist insurgency, women and children were detained in separate facilities. 
Report on the Practice of Malaysia, 1997, Chapter 5.3, referring to Memo on Accommodation in Detention Camps, December 1950, Archives ref: (56) in DCHQ/187/50.
In 2010, during the consideration of the status of the 1977 Additional Protocols by the Sixth Committee of the UN General Assembly, a statement of the delegation of Malaysia was summarized by the Committee in its records as follows:
8. [The delegate of Malaysia] said that …
10. … [t]he laws of naval warfare incorporated the fundamental principles of international humanitarian law, including necessity and proportionality …
11. [In the case of the attacks by the Israel Defense Forces on the Mavi Marmara and five accompanying vessels in May 2010] … [w]here vessels were captured, the protections provided in the Second and Fourth Geneva Conventions of 1949 and [the 1977 Additional] Protocol I continued to apply to the persons on board the vessels. 
Malaysia, Statement by the delegation of Malaysia before the Sixth Committee of the UN General Assembly on the Status of the Protocols Additional to the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and relating to the protection of victims of armed conflict, 18 October 2010, as published in the summary record of the 13th meeting, 8 December 2010, UN Doc. A/C.6/65/SR.13, §§ 8, 10 and 11.