Evaluation of claims by Kuwait against Iraq for environmental damage caused by the use of Landmines and Explosive Ordnance during Iraq's Invasion and occupation of Kuwait in 1990 and 1991


  • Various locations in Kuwait; Iraq and Geneva
  • United Nations Security Council Claims Commission
  • 2000 - 2005

Project Highlights

Required to visit munitions dumps, minefields and other contaminated areas of Kuwait in order to:

  • Assess the levels of contamination.
  • Assess the condition (levels of danger presented) of the landmines and UXO.
  • Assess the scale of the environmental damage caused by the contamination.
  • Assess the scale of clearance operations that might be required.