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The Laws of War on Land. Oxford, 9 September 1880.
Part II : Application of general principles #III. Prisoners of war #B. Termination of captivity - Art. 77.
Art. 77. A prisoner cannot be compelled to accept his liberty on parole. Similarly, the hostile government is not obliged to accede to the request of a prisoner to be set at liberty on parole.