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Statements by the President

28 October 2016

Speech by H.E. Mr. Ronny Abraham, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly
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27 October 2016

Speech by H.E. Mr. Ronny Abraham, President of the International Court of Justice, on the occasion of the Seventy-first Session of the United Nations General Assembly
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6 November 2015

Address by H.E. Ronny Abraham, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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5 November 2015

Address by H.E. Mr. Ronny Abraham, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Seventieth Session of the United Nations General Assembly
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29 September 2015

Speech by H.E. Judge Ronny Abraham, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Heads of State and Government, ministers and diplomats gathered at the headquarters of the United Nations in New York on 29 September 2015, in the margins of the session of the General Assembly, at a side event entitled "The International Court of Justice: a Contemporary Court"
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31 October 2014

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixty-ninth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
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31 October 2014

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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22 July 2014

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, at the Sixty-sixth Session of the International Law Commission
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28 April 2014

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, on the Occasion of the Unveiling of the Stele of Hammurabi
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10 April 2014

Statement by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, at the Organization of American States
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2 December 2013

Inaugural Hilding Eek Memorial Lecture by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, at the Stockholm Centre for International Law and Justice - The Rule of Law and the Role of the International Court of Justice in World Affairs
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1 November 2013

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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31 October 2013

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixty-eighth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
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30 October 2013

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice to the Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization
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29 October 2013

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Legal Advisers of United Nations Member States
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27 September 2013

The ICJ in the service of peace and justice - Words of welcome by President Tomka
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25 September 2013

Statement by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, at the Ministerial Breakfast "100 Years Peace Palace: Advancing the Framework for Peaceful Settlements of Disputes"
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18 July 2013

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, at the Sixty-fifth Session of the International Law Commission
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16 May 2013

Statement by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, on Panel titled “The Hague International City of Peace and Justice”
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15 May 2013

Statement by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, at the Plenary Session of the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum
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14 May 2013

Statement by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, to Students of the St. Petersburg State University
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4 February 2013

Opening Statement by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the ICJ, at the conference on the Compulsory Jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice held in Bucharest on 4 February 2013 (video message, available in English only)
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10 December 2012

Address to the United Nations General Assembly at the commemoration of the thirtieth Anniversary of the opening for signature of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea by H.E. Judge Christopher Greenwood on behalf of the International Court of Justice 10 December 2012
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2 November 2012

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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1 November 2012

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixty-seventh Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
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24 September 2012

Statement by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, at the High-Level Meeting on the Rule of Law
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21 September 2012

Message of peace from H.E. Judge Bernardo Sepúlveda Amor, Vice-President of the International Court of Justice, “Day of Peace” in The Hague
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24 July 2012

Speech by H.E. Judge Peter Tomka, President of the International Court of Justice, at the Sixth-fourth Session of the International Law Commission
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29 November 2011

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, on the occasion of the visit by the President of the Republic of Slovenia, H.E. Dr. Danilo Türk
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28 October 2011

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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26 October 2011

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixty-sixth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
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25 October 2011

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the legal advisers of United Nations Member States
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25 October 2011

Statement by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Security Council
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2 May 2011

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, on the occasion of the visit by the President of Ireland, H.E.Mrs.Mary McAleese
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29 October 2010

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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28 October 2010

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
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27 October 2010

Statement by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Security Council
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26 October 2010

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the legal advisers of the United Nations Member States
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30 October 2009

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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29 October 2009

Statement by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Security Council
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29 October 2009

Speech by H.E. Judge Hisashi Owada, President of the International Court of Justice, to the sixty-fourth session of the General Assembly of the United Nations
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31 October 2008

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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30 October 2008

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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24 October 2008

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization
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21 September 2008

Message of Peace from H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, on the occasion of the "Day of the Peace" in The Hague
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22 July 2008

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, at the 60th Session of the International Law Commission
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19 May 2008

Address by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, on the occasion of the 60th Anniversary of the International Law Commission
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5 November 2007

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization
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2 November 2007

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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1 November 2007

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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29 October 2007

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, at the meeting of Legal Advisers of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs
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10 July 2007

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, at the 59th Session of the International Law Commission
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26 June 2007

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, at the unveiling of a mosaic donated by Jordan
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26 February 2007

Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (Bosnia and Herzegovina v. Serbia and Montenegro) - Statement to the Press by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice
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26 October 2006

Speech by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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13 July 2006

Pulp Mills on the River Uruguay (Argentina v. Uruguay) - Request for the indication of provisional measures - Statement to the Press by H.E. Judge Rosalyn Higgins, President of the International Court of Justice
(French version only)
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3 February 2006

Case concerning Armed Activities on the Territory of the Congo (New Application: 2002)(Democratic Republic of the Congo v. Rwanda) - Statement to the Press by H. E. Judge Shi Jiuyong, President of the International Court of Justice
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28 October 2005

Speech by H. E. Judge Shi Jiuyong, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly of the United Nations - The internal working practice of the International Court of Justice
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27 October 2005

Speech by H. E. Judge Shi Jiuyong, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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5 November 2004

Speech by H. E. Judge Shi Jiuyong, President of the International Court of Justice,, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly of the United Nations - The advisory function of the International Court of Justice
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4 November 2004

Speech by H.E. Judge Shi Jiuyong, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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25 May 2004

Address by H. E. Judge Shi, President of the International Court of Justice, on the occasion of the visit by the president of the Swiss Confederation, H. E. Mr. Joseph Deiss
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31 October 2003

Speech by H.E. Judge Shi Jiuyong, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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30 October 2002

Speech by H. E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly of the United Nations
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29 October 2002

Speech by H.E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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10 October 2002

Case concerning the Land and Maritime Boundary between Cameroon and Nigeria (Cameroon v. Nigeria: Equatorial Guinea intervening) - Statement to the press by H. E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice
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14 February 2002

Arrest Warrant of 11 April 2000 (Democratic Republic of the Congo v. Belgium) - Press statement by H. E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice
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31 October 2001

Speech by H. E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly of the United Nations
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30 October 2001

Speech by H.E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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16 March 2001

Maritime delimitation and territorial questions between Qatar and Bahrain(Qatar v. Bahrain) - Statement to the Press by H. E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice
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27 October 2000

Speech by H. E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice, to the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly
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26 October 2000

Address by H.E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice, to the United Nations General Assembly
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15 February 2000

Press conference of H. E. Judge Gilbert Guillaume, President of the International Court of Justice
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27 October 1998

Address by H. E. Judge Stephen M. Schwebel, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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27 October 1997

Statement by H. E. Judge Stephen M. Schwebel, President of the International Court of Justice, to the fifty-second session of the General Assembly in connection with the annual report of the International Court of Justice
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15 October 1996

Statement by H.E. Judge Mohammed Bedjaoui, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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11 October 1995

Statement by H.E. Judge Mohammed Bedjaoui, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assemby of the United Nations
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13 October 1994

Address by H. E. Judge Mohammed Bedjaoui, President of the International Court of Justice, to the General Assembly of the United Nations
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