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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