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Another $990m Compensation Paid to Kuwait

By John Lee. The United Nations Compensation Commission has paid $990 million to Kuwait resulting from Iraq's 1990 invasion of the country. The payment brings the total paid so far to $45.5 billion, leaving approximately $6.9 billion remaining to be paid. (Source: United Nations Compensation Commission) (Dollars image via Shutterstock)

UN Pays Out $880m in Reparations for Iraq’s Invasion of Kuwait

The United Nations Compensation Commission (UNCC), which settles the damage claims of those who suffered losses due to Iraq’s 1990 invasion of Kuwait, made $880 million available to nine successful claimants on Thursday. The latest round of payments brings the total amount of compensation disbursed by the Commission to $32.2 billion for more than 1.5 […]