Practice Relating to Rule 22. The Principle of Precautions against the Effects of Attacks
Section A. Precautions to protect the civilian population, civilians and civilian objects
Côte d’Ivoire’s Teaching Manual (2007) provides in Book IV (Instruction of heads of division and company commanders):
II.3.3. Obligation to protect civilians against the effects of attacks
In order to protect civilians, the Parties to the conflict shall, to the maximum extent feasible:
- take other necessary precautions to protect the civilian population, individual civilians and civilian objects under their control against the dangers resulting from military operations.