Practice Relating to Rule 113. Treatment of the Dead
Section B. Protection of the dead against despoliation
Nicaragua’s Military Penal Law (1980) punishes “anyone who, in military operations, steals, for personal gain, the money or other belongings of … the dead”.
Nicaragua’s Military Penal Code (1996) provides for the punishment of the soldier who, in the zone of operations, “despoils a dead person … of his or her clothes or other personal effects”.