Practice Relating to Rule 12. Definition of Indiscriminate Attacks
Section C. Attacks whose effects cannot be limited as required by international humanitarian law
Côte d’Ivoire’s Teaching Manual (2007) provides in Book IV (Instruction of heads of division and company commanders):
Indiscriminate attacks are those that can strike legitimate objectives as well as civilians and civilian objects without distinction. They are prohibited. They are:
- attacks which employ a method or means of combat the effects of which cannot be limited as required by the LOAC.