Related Rule
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Practice Relating to Rule 8. Definition of Military Objectives
Section F. Lines and means of transportation
In 1991, in a report submitted to the UN Security Council on operations in the Gulf War, the United Kingdom stated that it had attacked “main Iraqi military airfields”. 
United Kingdom, Letter dated 28 January 1991 to the President of the UN Security Council, UN Doc. S/22156, 28 January 1991, p. 1.
In a further report, it stated that “airfields” and “bridges vital to the military supply effort to and from Kuwait” had been attacked. 
United Kingdom, Letter dated 13 February 1991 to the President of the UN Security Council, UN Doc. S/22218, 13 February 1991, p. 1.