October 11, 2012

UN Resolution 194 and the “Right of Return”

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Resolution 194 recommended that refugees be allowed to return to their homeland if they met two important conditions:
1. That they be willing to live in peace with their neighbors.
2. That the return takes place “at the earliest practicable date.”
The resolution also recommended that for those who did not wish to return, “Compensation should be paid for the property … and for loss of or damage to property” by the “governments or authorities responsible.”

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