Practice Relating to Rule 7. The Principle of Distinction between Civilian Objects and Military Objectives
Sudan’s Armed Forces Act (2007) provides:
Subject to provisions of the Criminal Act of 1991, shall be punished with imprisonment for a term not exceeding twenty years, whoever knowingly and voluntarily violates the laws and customs regulating armed conflicts, intentionally, and without military necessity:
(b) directs attacks against civilian targets, in their capacity as such, with his/her knowledge that such attack will result in casualties or loss of lives, unless such targets were used for military purposes.