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Accordance with International Law of the Unilateral Declaration of Independence by the Provisional Institutions of Self-Government of Kosovo (Request for Advisory Opinion) - public hearings from Tuesday 1 December to Friday 11 December 2009

Tuesday 1 December 2009 - Friday 11 December 2009

Videos

H.E. Mr. Batakovic
Thursday 1 January 1970
Serbia

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H.E. Mr. Skender Hyseni
Thursday 1 January 1970
Authors of the declaration of independence

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Covershots of 1 December 2009
Thursday 1 January 1970

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Professor Jochen Frowein
Thursday 1 January 1970
Albania

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Dr. (Mrs.) Susanne Wasum-Reiner
Thursday 1 January 1970
Germany

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H. E. Mr. Abdullah A. Alshaghrood
Thursday 1 January 1970
Saudi Arabia

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H.E. Ms. Susana Ruiz Cerutti
Thursday 1 January 1970
Argentina

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H.E. Ambassador Helmut Tichy
Thursday 1 January 1970
Austria

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H.E. Ambassador Agshin Mehdiyev
Thursday 1 January 1970
Azerbaijan

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H.E. Mrs. Elena Gritsenko
Thursday 1 January 1970
Belarus

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H.E. Mr. Roberto Calzadilla Sarmiento
Thursday 1 January 1970
Bolivia

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H.E. Mr. José Artur Denot Medeiros
Thursday 1 January 1970
Brazil

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Mr. Zlatko Dimitrov
Thursday 1 January 1970
Bulgaria

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Mr. Jean d'Aspremont
Thursday 1 January 1970
Burundi

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H.E. Mrs. XUE Hanqin (1)
Thursday 1 January 1970
China

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H.E. Mrs. XUE Hanqin (2)
Thursday 1 January 1970
China

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Mr. Polyvios G. Polyviou
Thursday 1 January 1970
Cyprus

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H.E. Mrs. Andreja Metelko-Zgombic
Thursday 1 January 1970
Croatia

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H.E. Ambassador Thomas Winkler
Thursday 1 January 1970
Denmark

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Professor Concepción Escobar Hernández
Thursday 1 January 1970
Spain

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Harold Hongju Koh (1)
Thursday 1 January 1970
United States of America

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Harold Hongju Koh (2)
Thursday 1 January 1970
United States of America

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H. E. Mr. Kirill G. Gevorgian (1)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Russian Federation

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H. E. Mr. Kirill G. Gevorgian (1)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Russian Federation

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Professor Martti Koskenniemi
Thursday 1 January 1970
Finland

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Mrs Edwige Belliard (1)
Thursday 1 January 1970
France

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Mrs Edwige Belliard (2)
Thursday 1 January 1970
France

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H.R.H. Prince Zeid Raad Zeid Al Hussein (1)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Jordan

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H.R.H. Prince Zeid Raad Zeid Al Hussein (2)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Jordan

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Mr. Rolf Einar Fife
Thursday 1 January 1970
Norway

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Dr Liesbeth Lijnzaad
Thursday 1 January 1970
Netherlands

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Mr. Cosmin Dinescu
Thursday 1 January 1970
Romania

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Mr. Daniel Bethlehem QC (1)
Thursday 1 January 1970
United Kingdom

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Mr. Daniel Bethlehem QC (2)
Thursday 1 January 1970
United Kingdom

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H.E. Mr. Alejandro Fleming
Thursday 1 January 1970
Venezuela

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H.E. Mrs. Nguyen Thi Hoang Anh
Thursday 1 January 1970
Vietnam

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Photos

Mr. Vladimir Djeric, Attorney at Law, Mikijelj Jankovic & Bogdanovic, Belgrade, as Counsel and Advocate. (Republic of Serbia)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Professor Malcolm N. Shaw QC, Sir Robert Jennings Professor of International Law, University of Leicester, United Kingdom. (Republic of Serbia)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Mr. Saša Obradovic, Inspector General in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia, Deputy Head of Delegation. (Republic of Serbia)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Serbian delegation (1 December 2009, ICJ morning session).
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of the Authors of the Unilateral Declaration of Independence (1 December 2009, ICJ afternoon session).
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Mr. Skender Hyseni, Head of Delegation. (Authors of the unilateral declaration of independence)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Sir Michael Wood, KCMG, member of the English Bar, Member of the International Law Commission. (Authors of the unilateral declaration of independence)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Albania.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Saudi Arabia.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Argentina.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Mr. Gazmend Barbullushi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary at the Embassy of Albania in the Kingdom of the Netherlands. (Albania)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Albania is represented by: Professor Jochen Frowein, Legal Adviser. (Albania)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Albania is represented by: Professor Terry D. Gill, Legal Adviser. (Albania)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Mrs. Susanne Wasum-Rainer, acting legal counsel, Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Berlin. (Germany)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. M. Abdullah A. Alshaghrood, ambassador. (Saudi Arabia)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Ms. Susana Ruiz Cerutti, Ambassador, Head of the Office of the Legal Advisor, Ministry of Foreign Relations, Head of Delegation. (Argentina)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Mr. Helmut Tichy, Ambassador, Deputy Legal Adviser, Federal Ministry of European and International Affairs. (Austria)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Ambassador A. Mehdiyev, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the United Nations (Azerbaijan)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Ms Elena Gritsenko, Ambassador of the Republic of Belarus to the Kingdom of the Netherlands. (Belarus)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Azerbaijan.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Belarus.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Mr. Roberto Calzadilla Sarmiento, Ambassador of the Plurinational State of Bolivia to the Kingdom of the Netherlands. (Bolivia)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Dr. Zlatko Dimitroff (S.J.D.), Director of International Law Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (Bulgaria)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Mr. José Artur Denot Medeiros, Ambassador of Brazil to the Kingdom of the Netherlands. (Brazil)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Mr. Jean d'Aspremont, Associate Professor, Universities of Amsterdam and of Louvain. (Burundi)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Brazil.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Bolivia.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Burundi.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Bulgaria.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Mrs XUE Hanqin, Ambassador to ASEAN, Legal Counsel of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (China)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of the People's Republic of China.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of the Republic of Cyprus.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Mr. James Droushiotis, Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus to the Kingdom of the Netherlands. (Cyprus)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Professor Vaughan Lowe QC, Member of the English Bar, Chichele professor of International Law. (Cyprus)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Mr Polyvios G. Polyviou, councel and advocate. (Cyprus)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of the Republic of Croatia.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of the Kingdom of Denmark.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Ambassador Thomas Winkler, Undersecretary for Legal Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (Denmark)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Professor Concepción Escobar Hernández, Legal Adviser, Head of the International Law Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation. (Spain)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of Spain.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Harold Hongju Koh, Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State, Head of Delegation and Advocate. (United States)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of the United States of America.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H. E. Mr. Kirill G. Gevorgian, Ambassador. (Russia)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of the Russian Federation.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of Finland.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Mrs. Päivi Kaukoranta, Director General, Legal Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (Finland)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
M. Martti Koskenniemi, Academy Professor (University of Helsinki) (Finland)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Phil Nijhuis/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Mrs. Edwige Belliard, Director of Legal affairs, Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs (France)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
M. Mathias Forteau, professor at the Université Paris Ouest, Nanterre- La Défense (France)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of France.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of Jordan.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.R.H. Prince Zeid Raad Zeid Al Hussein, Ambassador of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the United States of America. (Jordan)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of Norway.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Mr. Rolf Einar Fife, Director General Legal Affairs Department, Royal Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (Norway)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Dr. (Mrs.) Liesbeth Lijnzaad, Legal Adviser, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (The Netherlands)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of The Netherlands.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of Romania.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the delegation of the United Kingdom.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
M. Bogdan Aurescu, Secretary of State, Romanian Ministery of Foreign Affairs. (Romania)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Mr. Cosmin Dinescu, Director General for Legal Affairs, Romanian Ministery of Foreign Affairs. (Romania)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Mr. Alejandro Fleming, Vice-Minister for Europe. (Venezuela)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Venezuela.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
Members of the Delegation of Vietnam.
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.
H.E. Mrs. Nguyen Thi Hoang Anh, Director-General of the Department of International Law and Treaties, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (Vietnam)
Thursday 1 January 1970
Photograph: Frank van Beek/Capital Photos - Courtesy of the ICJ. All rights reserved.