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Helping survivors of ISIS conflict in Iraq realize their right to reparations

Section 10: Burden of Proof

Section 10: Burden of Proof

Published:December 24, 2019

Ensure that standard of evidence used for determining eligibility of victims for reparation programs is not demanding and thus does not put unreasonable burden on the victims. In principle, sworn statements attesting the truthfulness of described events should be considered sufficient. For gross human rights violations mental harm should be presumed.