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UN ends Iraq's requirement to pay victims of Kuwait invasion

Feb. 22, 2022 21:53 PM EST

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Tuesday to end Iraq’s requirement to compensate victims of its 1990 invasion of Kuwait, with Baghdad having paid out more than $50 billion to 1.5 million claimants. Michael Gaffey, Ireland’s ambassador to the...