Related Rule
Germany, Federal Republic of
Practice Relating to Rule 14. Proportionality in Attack
Section B. Determination of the anticipated military advantage
At the CDDH, the Federal Republic of Germany stated that in its view the expression “military advantage anticipated” was intended to refer to “the advantage anticipated from the attack considered as a whole and not only from isolated or particular parts of that attack”. 
Germany, Federal Republic of, Statement at the CDDH, Official Records, Vol. VI, CDDH/SR.41, 26 May 1977, p. 188; Statement at the CDDH, Official Records, Vol. VI, CDDH/SR.42, 27 May 1977, p. 226.