Practice Relating to Rule 131. Treatment of Displaced Persons
Section C. Respect for family unity
Côte d’Ivoire’s Teaching Manual (2007) provides in Book III, Volume 1 (Instruction of first-year trainee officers):
IV.3.3. Total or partial evacuation of the civilian population
With respect to evacuations, additional limitations apply in occupied territory. …
The occupying power which undertakes these transfers or evacuations must guarantee, to the greatest practicable extent … that members of the same family are not separated.