Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 81. Restrictions on the Use of Landmines
In government communiqués in 1995, Peru stated that it considered Ecuador’s “indiscriminate use” of anti-personnel landmines in the border dispute between them as a violation of Articles 35(2) and 51(4) the 1977 Additional Protocol I and as a violation of the 1980 Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons. 
Peru, Government Communiqué, Geneva, 6 March 1995; Official Communiqué No. 011 of the Joint Command of the Armed Forces, 24 February 1995.
In 1995, during a debate in the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, Peru stated that it deemed it “essential to … set up standards to determine the responsibilities of States and the application of sanctions for damage caused to non-combatant victims and the environment”. 
Peru, Statement before the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, UN Doc. A/C.1/50/PV.9, 25 October 1995, p. 11.