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Draft International Convention on the Condition and Protection of Civilians of enemy nationality who are on territory belonging to or occupied by a belligerent. Tokyo, 1934.
Chapter II: Enemy civilians in the territory of a belligerent#Section I: General Provisions - Art. 6.
Treatment of Civilians.
Article 6.- Enemy aliens who have remained in the territory, as those who have been held in application of Article 4
, shall receive the treatment to which aliens are ordinarily entitled, except for measures of control or security which may be ordered, and subject to the provisions of Section III.
With these reservations, and in so far as military operations permit, they will have the possibility of carrying on their occupations.