UNCC Awards $996Mn For Gulf War Claims
The United Nations Compensation Commission (UNCC) has approved the payment of $995.8mn for claims made for losses incurred during the 1991 Gulf war. The largest award by category went to F4 (environmental claims by governments) which received awards totaling $711.1mn. Of 31 claims made by nine governments in this category, 22 awards were made to eight governments. The largest single award in this category, estimated at...