The protection of cultural property during wartime
Mark C. Driver
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Review of European, Comparative & International Environmental Law (RECIEL), vol. 9, no. 1, 2000, p. 1-12
This article assesses historical developments to protect cultural property in the event of armed conflict by reference to the Laws of Armed Conflicts and similar international laws. It mentions examples of destruction of cultural property during armed conflicts: The article examines the peacetime measures taken by Australia and Iran to protect their national cultural property during war time.