Related Rule
Marshall Islands
Practice Relating to Rule 45. Causing Serious Damage to the Natural Environment
In its written statement submitted to the ICJ in the Nuclear Weapons case in 1995, the Marshall Islands was of the view that “any use of nuclear weapons violates laws of war including the Geneva and Hague Conventions and the United Nations Charter. Such laws prohibit … the causing of long-term damage to the environment.” 
Marshall Islands, Written statement submitted to the ICJ, Nuclear Weapons case, 22 June 1995, p. 4.