Practice Relating to Rule 74. Chemical Weapons
In 1980, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kampuchea deplored the fact that “the Vietnamese army is increasingly resorting to toxic chemical products. In addition to the air-spreadings of these toxic chemical products, the Vietnamese army has conducted the systematic shellings of poison gas in every place.”
In 1987, during a debate in the First Committee of the UN General Assembly, Democratic Kampuchea stated that it was committed to a global ban on chemical weapons.