Practice Relating to Rule 12. Definition of Indiscriminate Attacks
Section B. Attacks which cannot be directed at a specific military objective
Israel’s Manual on the Laws of War (1998) states: “In any attacks it is imperative to verify that the attack will be carried out employing weapons that can be aimed at the military target”.
Israel’s Manual on the Rules of Warfare (2006) states:
In any attack, it is a duty to ensure that:
- Weapon systems are used exclusively against military targets.
The Manual on the Rules of Warfare (2006) is a second edition of the Manual on the Laws of War (1998).