Practice Relating to Rule 85. The Use of Incendiary Weapons against Combatants
Section A. The use of incendiary weapons in general
In 1974, during discussions in the Ad Hoc Committee on Conventional Weapons established by the CDDH, the representative of the Sudan stated:
Recent experience had shown the untold sufferings produced by the use of … incendiary weapons. His country was ready to co-operate with the ICRC in its endeavours to ensure respect for all the rules laid down concerning their prohibition.