no-strike list

no-strike list

A list of geographic areas, complexes, or installations not planned for capture or destruction. Attacking these mayviolate the law of armed conflict or interfere with friendly relations with indigenous personnel or governments. Also calledNSL. See also law of armed conflict.
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John Campbell, then-head of US and NATO forces in Afghanistan, went on to list a series of blunders which led to the hospital being destroyed , even though it was on a no-strike list.
and NATO forces in Afghanistan, described a series of blunders that allowed the American forces to target the hospital, even though it was on a no-strike list.
Campbell acknowledged the hospital was on a no-strike list and that MSF had called during the attack to alert the US-led forces.