Any attempts upon their lives, or violence to their persons, shall be strictly prohibited.
By Eric Stover War directs scarce resources away from health and other human services, and ...
The wounded, sick, and shipwrecked, as well as prisoners of war and civilians are protected by law.
Certain people and places should be protected and respected during wartime.
Those who are “out of combat” are entitled to be protected, not attacked, and treated humanely.
Each Party to the conflict shall be bound to apply, as a minimum, the following provisions.