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Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger)

    Press releases
  • 12/07/2005 - 2005/16 - The Chamber of the Court determines the course of the whole boundary between the two States The Chamber determines, on the basis of the course of the boundary, which of the islands located in the River Niger belong to Benin and which to Niger; it finds that the island of Lété Goungou belongs to Niger
  • 05/07/2005 - 2005/14 - Chamber of the Court to deliver its Judgment on Tuesday 12 July 2005 at 3 p.m.
  • 11/03/2005 - 2005/7 - Conclusion of the public hearings Chamber ready to begin its deliberation
  • 21/02/2005 - 2005/6 - Changes in the composition of the Chamber The Chamber will hold public hearings from 7 to 11 March 2005
  • 13/07/2004 - 2004/29 - Authorization of the filing of a Reply by each of the Parties and fixing of the time-limit therefor
  • 27/10/2003 - 2003/35 - Special Chamber to hold its first public sitting on Thursday 20 November 2003
  • 16/09/2003 - 2003/31 - Fixing of the time-limit for the filing of a Counter-Memorial by each of the Parties
  • 20/12/2002 - 2002/41 - The Court forms a special Chamber to deal with the case
  • 05/05/2002 - 2002/13 - Benin and Niger jointly submit a boundary dispute to the International Court of Justice