165-Land Boundary in the Northern Part of Isla Portillos (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua)

165-Land Boundary in the Northern Part of Isla Portillos (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua) On January 16th, 2017 Costa Rica filed an Application instituting proceedings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against Nicaragua regarding a dispute ”concerning the precise definition of the boundary in the area of Los Portillos/Harbor Head Lagoon and the establishment of […]

069- Frontier Dispute (Burkina Faso vs Mali)

069- Frontier Dispute (Burkina Faso vs Mali) On October 14th 1983, Burkina Faso and Mali jointly notified the International Court of Justice (ICJ) of a compromise in which it requested the Court to delimit the land border between the two countries for part of its length. In its Order dated April 3rd 1985, the Court set […]

048- The Northern Cameroons (Cameroon vs UK)

048- The Northern Cameroons (Cameroon vs UK) On May 30th 1961, the Republic of Cameroon filed an application instituting proceedings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against the United Kingdom for violation of the trusteeship agreement applying to the territory of Cameroon under British administration (northern Cameroon), and in particular the attachment of part […]