Practice Relating to Rule 87. Humane Treatment
Croatia’s Instructions on Basic Rules of IHL (1993) instructs soldiers to treat humanely and show respect for persons and their property.
Croatia’s Defence Act (2002), as amended to 2007, states:
Members of the Armed Forces shall, under each and every circumstance when in battle … adhere to the rules of international humanitarian law regarding the humane treatment of enemy soldiers … in accordance with the Constitution, international treaties and laws.