116-Armed Activities on the Territory of the Congo (DRC vs Uganda)

116-Armed Activities on the Territory of the Congo (DRC vs Uganda) On June 23rd, 1999, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) filed an application instituting proceedings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against Uganda. It asserted that acts of aggression had been committed on its territory, which if true, would be a clear […]

050- Barcelona Traction (Belgium vs Spain)

050- Barcelona Traction, Light and Power Company Limited (Belgium vs Spain) On June 19th, 1962, Belgium filed with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) a new application initiating proceedings in the case 041- Barcelona Traction (Belgium vs Spain). Spain raised four preliminary objections to the Jurisdiction of the Court. In its judgment of July 24th, 1964, […]

004- Reparation for Injuries Suffered in the Service of the UN

004- Reparation for Injuries Suffered in the Service of the UN Following the assassinations of some members of the UN delegation in Palestine, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) was called upon to rule on the ability or not for the International Institutions (in this case the United Nations) to bring an action for compensation […]