Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 45. Causing Serious Damage to the Natural Environment
Section A. Widespread, long-term and severe damage
At the CDDH, Egypt held the position that “any substantial deterioration of the environment in wartime must be forbidden”. 
Egypt, Statement at the CDDH, Official Records, Vol. III, CDDH/III/SR.22, 24 February 1975, p. 156.