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Maritime Delimitation in the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua)

Proceedings joined with Land Boundary in the Northern Part of Isla Portillos (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) on 2 February 2017

    Latest developments in the case
  • 01/06/2017 - Press Release 2017/23 - - The Court to hold public hearings from Monday 3 July to Thursday 13 July 2017  PDF 157.3 Kb
  • 07/02/2017 - Press Release 2017/8 - - The Court fixes time-limits for the filing of written pleadings in the case concerning Land Boundary in the Northern Part of Isla Portillos (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) and joins the proceedings in the two cases   PDF 147.5 Kb
  • 02/02/2017 - Order - The Court joins the proceedings in the cases concerning Maritime Delimitation in the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) and the Land Boundary in the Northern Part of Isla Portillos (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) and fixes time limits for the filing of written pleadings in the latter case.   PDF 157.3 Kb
  • 23/06/2016 - Press Release 2016/20 - Appointment of experts  PDF 149.6 Kb
  • 16/06/2016 - Order - Appointment of experts   PDF 141.3 Kb
  • 09/06/2016 - Press Release 2016/17 - Delimitation in the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) - The Court to arrange for an expert opinion  PDF 153.8 Kb
  • 31/05/2016 - Order - The Court to arrange for an expert opinion   PDF 151.1 Kb
  • 03/04/2014 - Press Release 2014/16 - Maritime Delimitation in the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean - (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) Fixing of time-limits for the filing of the initial pleadings  PDF 110.6 Kb
  • 01/04/2014 - Order - Fixing of time-limits: memorial and counter-memorial   PDF 75.7 Kb
  • 26/02/2014 - Press Release 2014/11 - Costa Rica institutes proceedings against Nicaragua with regard to a "[d]ispute concerning maritime delimitation in the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean"  PDF 56.8 Kb