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Maritime Delimitation and Territorial Questions between Qatar and Bahrain (Qatar v. Bahrain)

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  • 16/03/2001 - 2001/9 - The Court finds that Qatar has sovereignty over Zubarah and Janan Island and that the low-tide elevation of Fasht ad Dibal falls under the sovereignty of Qatar; it finds that Bahrain has sovereignty over the Hawar Islands and the island of Qit'at Jaradah; and it draws a single maritime boundary between the two States
  • 08/03/2001 - 2001/6 - Court to deliver its Judgment on Friday 16 March 2001 at 3 p.m.
  • 29/06/2000 - 2000/22 - Conclusion of the public hearings on the merits of the dispute Court ready to consider its Judgment
  • 14/04/2000 - 2000/13 - Hearings on the merits of the dispute to open on Monday 29 May 2000 at 10 a.m.
  • 18/02/1999 - 1999/5 - The Court places on record Qatar's decision to disregard disputed documents and extends the time-limit for the filing of Replies
  • 01/04/1998 - 1998/12 - The Court directs a further round of written pleadings
  • 22/11/1996 - 1996/30 - Fixing of time-limit for Counter-Memorials on the merits
  • 05/02/1996 - 1996/2 - Extension of time-limit
  • 01/05/1995 - 1995/11 - Proceedings on the merits
  • 15/02/1995 - 1995/6 - Judgment on Jurisdiction and Admissibility
  • 08/02/1995 - 1995/5 - Court to deliver its Judgment 15 february 1995  PDF 64.9 Kb
  • 12/12/1994 - 1994/23 - A new Judgment is to be expected as soon as possible
  • 01/07/1994 - 1994/16 - Jurisdiction and admissibility
  • 22/06/1994 - 1994/14 - Jurisdiction and Admissibility Judgment to be delivered on 1 July 1994
  • 14/03/1994 - 1994/9 - Progress and Conclusion of Public Hearings
  • 05/07/1993 - 1993/16 - Hearings to open on 28 February 1994
  • 29/06/1992 - 1992/19 - Fixing of time-limits
  • 16/10/1991 - 1991/29 - Fixing of time-limits for the filing of initial written pleadings  PDF 82.7 Kb
  • 08/07/1991 - 1991/21 - Qatar brings a case against Bahrain