BAHRAIN, EGYPT, SAUDI ARABIA AND UNITED ARAB EMIRATES v. QATAR-ICJ 14/07/2020

Rejects the appeal brought by the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Arab Republic of Egypt, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on 4 July 2018 from the Decision of the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization, dated 29 June 2018; Holds that the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization has jurisdiction to entertain the application submitted to it by the Government of the State of Qatar on 30 October 2017 and that the said application is admissible.

THE GAMBIA v. MYANMAR-ICJ 23/01/2020

Myanmar asserts that the allegations contained in the OIC documents and statements regarding the situation of the Rohingya mentioned by The Gambia could not give rise to a dispute between the Parties as they did not amount to allegations of violations of the Genocide Convention made by The Gambia . In this regard, Myanmar asserts that the allegations contained in the OIC documents and statements regarding the situation of the Rohingya mentioned by the Gambia could not give rise to a dispute between the Parties.

International Court of Justice: Jurisdiction conferring treaties

List of treaties and other instruments without prejudice to its possible application by the Court in a particular case. YearDatePlaceTitle and ClauseContracting Parties 193312 MayOttawaConvention concerning the rights of nationals and commercial and shipping matters (Art. 20)Canada/France 193917 DecemberBogotaTreaty of non-aggression, conciliation and…

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) will announce its verdict in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case on July 17

Kulbhushan Jadhav was arrested on March 3, 2016, from Balochistan on allegations of espionage and terrorism. In his trial at a military court, Jadhav had confessed to his involvement in terrorist plots. He was subsequently sentenced to death in 2017.…

RULES OF INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE (1978)

Any amendments to the Rules of Court, following their adoption by the Court, are now posted on the Court’s website, with an indication of the date of their entry into force and a note of any temporal reservations relating to their applicability (for example, whether the application of the amended rule is limited to cases instituted after the date of entry into force of the amendment); they are also published in the Court’s Yearbook.

Jadhav Case (India v. Pakistan) ICJ authorizes submission of a Reply by India and a Rejoinder by Pakistan and fixes time-limits for filing written pleadings

Jadhav Case (India v. Pakistan) before ICJ LATEST DEVELOPMENTS Press release 2018/4 19 January 2018 Jadhav Case (India v. Pakistan) - The Court authorizes the submission of a Reply by India and a Rejoinder by Pakistan and fixes the time-limits…