International Court of Justice

International Court of Justice

21 December 2020
SC/14397

The Security Council reaffirmed today its ongoing commitment to fostering interaction with the International Court of Justice, as it took note of the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Charter of the United Nations and the 100th anniversary of the Statute of the Permanent Court of International Justice.

12 November 2020
SC/14357

The Security Council, meeting independently from but concurrently with the General Assembly today, elected five judges to the International Court of Justice for nine-year terms beginning on 6 February 2021.

12 November 2020
GA/12285

Meeting concurrently with the Security Council, the General Assembly today elected five judges — including four incumbents — out of a pool of eight candidates to the International Court of Justice in The Hague to serve nine-year terms beginning 6 February 2021.

11 November 2020
GA/12284

Meeting concurrently with the Security Council, the General Assembly today was unable to elect five judges from an initial pool of eight candidates to the International Court of Justice for terms of nine years beginning 6 February 2021.

11 November 2020
SC/14353

The Security Council, meeting independently from but concurrently with the General Assembly in an initial round of voting today, was not yet able to fill five open seats on the International Court of Justice.

9 July 2004
ICJ/616
(Reissued as received.)

THE HAGUE, 9 July (ICJ) -- The International Court of Justice (ICJ), principal judicial organ of the United Nations, has today rendered its Advisory Opinion in the case concerning the Legal Consequences of the Construction of a Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (request for advisory opinion).

In its Opinion, the Court finds unanimously that it has jurisdiction to give the advisory opinion requested by the United Nations General Assembly and decides by 14 votes to 1 to comply with that request.

25 June 2004
ICJ/614
25/06/2004Press Release
ICJ/614

international court to render advisory opinion in case

31 March 2004
ICJ/613
31/03/2004Press Release
ICJ/613

IN CASE OF MEXICAN NATIONALS SENTENCED TO DEATH, INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE FINDS

25 February 2004
ICJ/612
25/02/2004Press Release
ICJ/612

PUBLIC HEARING BEFORE INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE

22 January 2004
ICJ/611
22/01/2004Press Release
ICJ/611

WORLD COURT AUTHORIZES ORGANIZATION OF ISLAMIC CONFERENCE TO PARTICIPATE

10 September 2003
ICJ/610
10/09/2003Press Release
ICJ/610

QUESTIONS OF INTERPRETATION AND APPLICATION OF 1971 MONTREAL CONVENTION

18 June 2003
ICJ/609
18/06/2003Press Release
ICJ/609

CERTAIN CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS IN FRANCE (REPUBLIC OF CONGO V. FRANCE)

7 February 2003
ICJ/608
07/02/2003Press Release
ICJ/608

JUDGE SHI JIUYONG (CHINA) ELECTED PRESIDENT OF INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE;
JUDGE RAYMOND RANJEVA (MADAGASCAR) ELECTED VICE-PRESIDENT
5 February 2003
ICJ/607
05/02/2003Press Release
ICJ/607

WORLD COURT INDICATES UNITED STATES MUST TAKE ‘ALL NECESSARY MEASURES’
TO PREVENT EXECUTION OF THREE MEXICAN NATIONALS
3 February 2003
ICJ/606
03/02/2003Press Release
ICJ/606

COURT FINDS THAT YUGOSLAVIA’S APPLICATION FOR REVISION IS INADMISSIBLE

(Reissued as received.)

17 December 2002
ICJ/605
17/12/2002Press Release
ICJ/605

INTERNATIONAL COURT FINDS THAT SOVEREIGNTY OVER ISLANDS

OF LIGITAN AND SIPADAN BELONGS TO MALAYSIA

20 November 2002
ICJ/604
20/11/2002Press Release
ICJ/604

INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE ISSUES TIME-LIMIT RULING FOR CROATIA
IN CASE CONCERNING YUGOSLAVIA AND GENOCIDE CONVENTION
10 October 2002
ICJ/603
10/10/2002Press Release
ICJ/603

INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE GIVES JUDGMENT

28 June 2001
ICJ/601
28/06/2001Press Release
ICJ/601

COURT FINDS UNITED STATES IN BREACH OF CONSULAR OBLIGATIONS