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Convention relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War. Geneva, 27 July 1929.
Part VIII : Execution of the convention #Section I : General provisions - Art. 82.
Art. 82. The provisions of the present Convention shall be respected by the High Contracting Parties in all circumstances.
In time of war if one of the belligerents is not a party to the Convention, its provisions shall, nevertheless, remain binding as between the belligerents who are parties thereto.