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  • 08/05/2015 - 2015/13 - Obligation to Negotiate Access to the Pacific Ocean (Bolivia v. Chile) - Conclusion of the public hearings on the Preliminary Objection raised by the Republic of Chile - Court to begin its deliberation  149 Kb
  • 06/05/2015 - 2015/12 - Questions relating to the Seizure and Detention of Certain Documents and Data (Timor-Leste v. Australia) - The Court authorizes the return of all the documents and data seized on 3 December 2013 by Australia from the business premises of a legal adviser to Timor-Leste  172 Kb
  • 01/05/2015 - 2015/11 - Certain Activities carried out by Nicaragua in the Border Area (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) - Construction of a Road in Costa Rica along the San Juan River - (Nicaragua v. Costa Rica) Conclusion of the public hearings - The Court to begin its deliberation  169 Kb
  • 10/04/2015 - 2015/10 - Certain Activities carried out by Nicaragua in the Border Area (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) - Construction of a Road in Costa Rica along the San Juan River (Nicaragua v. Costa Rica) - Examination of experts during the public hearings  66 Kb
  • 30/03/2015 - 2015/9 - Certain Activities carried out by Nicaragua in the Border Area (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) - Construction of a Road in Costa Rica along the San Juan River (Nicaragua v. Costa Rica) - Changes to the schedule for the public hearings  151 Kb
  • 16/02/2015 - 2015/8 - Obligation to Negotiate Access to the Pacific Ocean (Bolivia v. Chile) - Preliminary Objection - The Court to hold public hearings from Monday 4 May to Friday 8 May 2015  161 Kb
  • 16/02/2015 - 2015/7 - Certain Activities carried out by Nicaragua in the Border Area (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) - Construction of a Road in Costa Rica along the San Juan River (Nicaragua v. Costa Rica) - The Court to hold public hearings from Tuesday 14 April to Friday 1 May 2015  156 Kb
  • 06/02/2015 - 2015/6 - The judges of the International Court of Justice elect the members of the Chamber of Summary Procedure, the Budgetary and Administrative Committee and the Rules Committee of the Court  148 Kb
  • 06/02/2015 - 2015/5 - Judge Ronny Abraham (France) elected President of the International Court of Justice - Judge Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf (Somalia) elected Vice-President  147 Kb
  • 03/02/2015 - 2015/4 - Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (Croatia v. Serbia) - The Court rejects Croatia's claim and Serbia's counter-claim  240 Kb
  • 28/01/2015 - 2015/3 - Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (Croatia v. Serbia) - Note to members of the press - Closure of the press accreditation procedure  128 Kb
  • 22/01/2015 - 2015/2 - Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (Croatia v. Serbia) - The Court to deliver its Judgment on Tuesday 3 February 2015 at 10 a.m  155 Kb
  • 14/01/2015 - 2015/1 - Swearing-in of three new Members of the Court at a public sitting on Friday 6 February 2015 at 10 a.m.  154 Kb
  • 22/12/2014 - 2014/34 - Alleged Violations of Sovereign Rights and Maritime Spaces in the Caribbean Sea (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  150 Kb
  • 18/11/2014 - 2014/33 - United Nations General Assembly and Security Council elect Mr. Patrick Lipton Robinson as a Member of the Court  4 Mb
  • 07/11/2014 - 2014/32 - United Nations General Assembly and Security Council elect four Members of the Court  5 Mb
  • 31/10/2014 - 2014/31 - The International Court of Justice is “committed to fulfilling its high judicial mission impartially and effectively”, declares the President of the Court to the United Nations General Assembly  203 Kb
  • 17/10/2014 - 2014/30 - Maritime Delimitation in the Indian Ocean (Somalia v. Kenya) - Fixing of time-limits for the filing of the initial pleadings  144 Kb
  • 03/10/2014 - 2014/29 - 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  159 Kb
  • 05/09/2014 - 2014/28 - Questions relating to the Seizure and Detention of Certain Documents and Data (Timor-Leste v. Australia) - The Court decides to grant the Parties' request to postpone the oral proceedings due to open on 17 September 2014  210 Kb