Related Rule
Kazakhstan
Practice Relating to Rule 1. The Principle of Distinction between Civilians and Combatants
In 1996, in a statement concerning military operations in Lebanon, Kazakhstan condemned the “use of armed force with a view to killing the civilian population and destroying civilian facilities”. 
Kazakhstan, Statement by Kazakhstan, annexed to Letter dated 19 April 1996 to the UN Secretary-General, UN Doc. S/1996/308, 19 April 1996.