Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 16. Target Verification
Peru’s IHL and Human Rights Manual (2010) states that commanders “must verify the military nature of an objective or a target through reconnaissance and identification”. 
Peru, Manual de Derecho Internacional Humanitario y Derechos Humanos para las Fuerzas Armadas, Resolución Ministerial No. 049-2010/DE/VPD, Lima, 21 May 2010, § 52, p. 434.