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Croatia
Practice Relating to Rule 16. Target Verification
Croatia’s LOAC Compendium (1991) imposes a duty to “verify the military character of objectives and targets”. 
Croatia, Compendium “Law of Armed Conflicts”, Republic of Croatia, Ministry of Defence, 1991, p. 43.
Croatia’s Commanders’ Manual (1992) states: “The military character of the objective shall be verified by reconnaissance and target identification.” 
Croatia, Basic Rules of the Law of Armed Conflicts – Commanders’ Manual, Republic of Croatia, Ministry of Defence, 1992, § 50; see also § 66.