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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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Press release 2016/14

4 May 2016
Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - Fixing of new time-limits for the filing of pleadings on the merits
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Order of 28 April 2016

Fixing of time-limits: Memorial and Counter-Memorial
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Press release 2016/9

17 March 2016
Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - 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
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Summary 2016/2

Summary of the Judgment of 17 March 2016
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Press release 2016/4

7 March 2016
Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - The Court to deliver its Judgments on Preliminary Objections on Thursday 17 March
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Press release 2015/26

9 October 2015
Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - Conclusion of public hearings on the preliminary objections raised by the Republic of Colombia - Court to begin its deliberation
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Verbatim record 2015/29

Public sitting held on Friday 9 October 2015, at 10 a.m., at the Peace Palace, President Abraham presiding, in the case concerning Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - Preliminary Objections
Procedure(s): Preliminary objections
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Verbatim record 2015/28

Public sitting held on Wednesday 7 October 2015, at 4 p.m., at the Peace Palace, President Abraham presiding, in the case concerning Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - Preliminary Objections
Procedure(s): Preliminary objections
Available in:
Original Language
Translation
(bilingual version) Translation

Verbatim record 2015/27

Public sitting held on Tuesday 6 October 2015, at 10 a.m., at the Peace Palace, President Abraham presiding, in the case concerning Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - Preliminary Objections
Procedure(s): Preliminary objections
Available in:
Original Language
Translation
(bilingual version) Translation

Verbatim record 2015/26

Public sitting held on Monday 5 October 2015, at 10 a.m., at the Peace Palace, President Abraham presiding, in the case concerning Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - Preliminary Objections
Procedure(s): Preliminary objections
Available in:
Original Language
Translation
(bilingual version) Translation

Press release 2015/21

31 July 2015
Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - Preliminary Objections - The Court to hold public hearings from Monday 5 October to Friday 9 October 2015
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Written statement of Nicaragua

19 January 2015
Procedure(s): Preliminary objections
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Press release 2014/29

3 October 2014
Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - 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
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Order of 19 September 2014

Fixing of time-limit: Written Statement of Observations and Submissions on Preliminary Objection
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Press release 2013/37

10 December 2013
Question of the Delimitation of the Continental Shelf between Nicaragua and Colombia beyond 200 nautical miles from the Nicaraguan Coast (Nicaragua v. Colombia) - Fixing of time-limits for the filing of the initial pleadings
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Order of 9 December 2013

Fixing of time-limits : Memorial and Counter-Memorial
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Press release 2013/21

17 September 2013
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”
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