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Right of Passage over Indian Territory (Portugal v. India)

    Merits

    Written Proceedings

  • 15 June 1956
    Memorial of the Government of the Portuguese Republic (French version only)
     PDF 5.9 Mb
  • March 1958
    Counter-Memorial of the Government of India
     PDF 23 Mb
  • July 1958
    Reply of the Governement of the Portuguese Republic (French version only)
     PDF 22.6 Mb
  • February 1959
    Rejoinder of the Government of India
     PDF 19.7 Mb
  • February 1959
    Rejoinder of the Government of India - Annexes
     PDF 33.2 Mb

Decision(s) of the Court

    • Judgment of 12 April 1960
      Merits
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      • Declaration by President Klaestad
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      • Declaration by Judge Basdevant (translation)
         PDF 203.6 Kb
      • Declaration by Judge Badawi (translation)
         PDF 226.6 Kb
      • Declaration by Judge Kojevnikov (translation)
         PDF 66.1 Kb
      • Declaration by Judge Spiropoulos (translation)
         PDF 60.2 Kb
      • Separate Opinion of Judge V. K. Wellington Koo
         PDF 1.9 Mb
      • Dissenting Opinion of Judges Winiarski and Badawi
         PDF 848.7 Kb
      • Dissenting Opinion of Judge Armand-Ugon (translation)
         PDF 1.6 Mb
      • Dissenting Opinion of Judge Moreno Quintana (translation)
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      • Dissenting Opinion of Judge Sir Percy Spender
         PDF 2.4 Mb
      • Dissenting Opinion of Judge Chagla
         PDF 850.8 Kb
      • Dissenting Opinion of Judge Fernandes (translation)
         PDF 2.8 Mb

      Oral Proceedings

    • CR 1959
      Minutes of the Public Hearings held at the Peace Palace, The Hague, from 21 September to 6 November 1959 and 12 April 1960, the President, Mr. Klaestad, presiding

      Original  PDF 57.8 Mb