Practice Relating to Rule 10. Civilian Objects’ Loss of Protection from Attack
Section A. Civilian objects used for military purposes
Spain’s LOAC Manual (1996) states: “Civilian objects can become military objectives if by their location, purpose or use, they may assist the enemy, or if their capture, destruction or neutralization offers a definite military advantage.”
Spain’s LOAC Manual (2007) states:
A civilian object can become a military objective if, by its location, purpose or use, it makes an effective contribution to the enemy’s military action and if its total or partial destruction, capture or neutralization provides a definite military advantage.