Practice Relating to Rule 1. The Principle of Distinction between Civilians and Combatants
Togo’s Military Manual (1996) provides: “A distinction shall be made at all times between combatants and civilians.”
Togo’s Military Manual (1996) states: “A combatant must fight only enemy combatants.”
Togo’s Military Manual (1996) requires that the prohibition of attacks on the civilian population, individual civilians and civilian property as a deliberate method of combat be respected.