Related Rule
Kenya
Practice Relating to Rule 1. The Principle of Distinction between Civilians and Combatants
Kenya’s LOAC Manual (1997) states: “Fighting is only to be directed at the enemy combatant.” 
Kenya, Law of Armed Conflict, Military Basic Course (ORS), 4 Précis, The School of Military Police, 1997, Précis No. 2, p. 15; see also Précis No. 3, p. 2.
Kenya’s LOAC Manual (1997) states: “Civilians are protected from attack under the law of armed conflict. They lose their protection when they take a direct part in hostilities.” 
Kenya, Law of Armed Conflict, Military Basic Course (ORS), 4 Précis, The School of Military Police, 1997, Précis No. 1, p. 10.
The manual further states: “It is forbidden to attack the civilian population, individual civilians or civilian objects as a deliberate method of warfare.” 
Kenya, Law of Armed Conflict, Military Basic Course (ORS), 4 Précis, The School of Military Police, 1997, Précis No. 4, p. 2, § a.