Destruction

Demolishing manufactured products, installations and materials, or interrupting them or putting them out of order, for offensive or defensive purposes in the course of military operations. Destruction not justified by military necessity is prohibited.

See also Civilian objects; Property

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LEGAL SOURCE

    CIHL, 50

Grave breach:

    GCI, 50

    GCII, 51

    GCIII, 130

    GCIV, 147

CASES