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Canada
Practice Relating to Rule 23. Location of Military Objectives outside Densely Populated Areas
Canada’s LOAC Manual (1999) states: “To protect civilians, the parties to a conflict shall, to the maximum extent feasible … avoid locating legitimate targets within or near densely populated areas.” 
Canada, The Law of Armed Conflict at the Operational and Tactical Level, Office of the Judge Advocate General, 1999, p. 4-4, § 30(b).
Canada’s LOAC Manual (2001) states in its chapter on targeting:
To protect civilians, the parties to a conflict shall, to the maximum extent feasible:
b. avoid locating legitimate targets within or near densely populated areas. 
Canada, The Law of Armed Conflict at the Operational and Tactical Levels, Office of the Judge Advocate General, 13 August 2001, § 421.1.b.