Practice Relating to Rule 42. Works and Installations Containing Dangerous Forces
Section A. Attacks against works and installations containing dangerous forces and against military objectives located in their vicinity
Uruguay’s Law on Cooperation with the ICC (2006) states:
26.2. Persons and objects affected by the war crimes set out in the present provision are persons and objects which international law protects in international or internal armed conflict.
26.3. The following are war crimes:
40. Launching attacks against works or installations containing dangerous forces knowing that such attacks will cause deaths or injuries amongst the civilian population or damage to civilian objects (dams, dykes, nuclear power stations, etc.).