Republic of Korea
Practice Relating to Rule 45. Causing Serious Damage to the Natural Environment
Section A. Widespread, long-term and severe damage
The Republic of Korea’s ICC Act (2007) provides for the punishment of anyone who commits the following war crime in both international and non-international armed conflicts:
[launching] an attack in the knowledge that such attack will cause widespread, long-term and severe damage to the natural environment which would be clearly excessive to the concrete and direct overall military advantage anticipated.