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Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia)

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  • 04/05/2016 - 2016/14 - Fixing of new time-limits for the filing of pleadings on the merits  PDF 148.4 Kb
  • 17/03/2016 - 2016/9 - The Court finds that it has jurisdiction, on the basis of Article XXXI of the Pact of Bogotá, to entertain the First Request put forward by Nicaragua in its Application, in which it requests the Court to determine “[t]he precise course of the maritime boundary between Nicaragua and Colombia in the areas of the continental shelf which appertain to each of them beyond the boundaries determined by the Court in its Judgment of 19 November 2012”, and that that Request is admissible  PDF 235.7 Kb
  • 07/03/2016 - 2016/4 - The Court to deliver its Judgments on Preliminary Objections on Thursday 17 March  PDF 153.5 Kb
  • 09/10/2015 - 2015/26 - Conclusion of public hearings on the preliminary objections raised by the Republic of Colombia - Court to begin its deliberation  PDF 155.7 Kb
  • 31/07/2015 - 2015/21 - Preliminary Objections - The Court to hold public hearings from Monday 5 October to Friday 9 October 2015  PDF 154.3 Kb
  • 03/10/2014 - 2014/29 - Fixing of time-limit for the filing by Nicaragua of a written statement of its observations and submissions on the preliminary objections raised by Colombia  PDF 159.4 Kb
  • 10/12/2013 - 2013/37 - Fixing of time-limits for the filing of the initial pleadings  PDF 110.4 Kb
  • 17/09/2013 - 2013/21 - Nicaragua institutes proceedings against Colombia asking the Court to “definitively determine the question of the delimitation of the continental shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia in the area beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan coast”  PDF 147.1 Kb