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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In a particularly damning section of the report, the experts said the Saudi-led coalition routinely failed to consult its own "no-strike list" of more than 40,000 sites in Yemen, including refugee camps and hospitals, they also said the Saudi air force had failed to cooperate with them about its targeting process.
After returning to these letters, JIAT did not find any request to include the site in the list of the organization's sites to be placed in the (no-strike list), and that these messages relate to the organization's movements inside Yemen, which contained specific locations including the location of the prosecution within a specified time window.
The Saudis whitewashed an American-sponsored initiative to investigate errant airstrikes and often ignored a voluminous no-strike list," it reported.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The US had access to records of Riyadh-led coalition's airstrikes in Yemen, and Saudis "often ignored" no-strike lists provided by Washington, The New York Times reported.
"no-strike list" before authorizing an airstrike on a
to check the no-strike list and struck a protected object on the list,
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.
"It is shocking that an attack can be carried out when US forces have neither eyes on a target nor access to a no-strike list, and have malfunctioning communications systems," MSF's Stokes said.