Practice Related to Rule 95. Forced Labour
Section B. Compelling persons to serve in the forces of a hostile power
Serbia’s Criminal Code (2005) states that ordering or compelling “prisoners of war to service in the forces of a hostile power” constitutes a war crime.
The Criminal Code also states: “Whoever … hides or holds another person with intent to exploit such person … [through] service in armed conflicts, shall be punished by imprisonment of [from] two to twelve years.”