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Gulf War Reparations and the UN Compensation CommissionEnvironmental Liability$
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Cymie Payne and Peter Sand

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199732203

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199732203.001.0001

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Environmental Principles Applied

Environmental Principles Applied

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(p.170) Chapter 7 Environmental Principles Applied
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Gulf War Reparations and the UN Compensation Commission
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Peter H. Sand

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199732203.003.0007

This chapter analyzes the rules applied to environmental claims in comparison to the rest of the UN Compensation Commission’s (UNCC) legal framework. The UN Security Council Resolution 687 (1991) placed the considerations of the F4 Panel in the context of intergovernmental responsibility for wrongful acts that resulted from Iraq’s unlawful invasion and occupation of Kuwait. The compensation claims assigned by the UNCC Governing Council to the F4 Panel consisted exclusively of governmental claims, which includes the state’s allegations of suffering direct environmental damage or sustaining financial costs in providing assistance to affected geographical regions.

Keywords:   UN Compensation Commission, UNCC, environmental claims, UN Security Council Resolution 687, F4 Panel, Iraq, Kuwait

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