034- Interhandel (Switzerland vs USA)

034- Interhandel (Switzerland vs USA) On October 2nd, 1957, Switzerland filed an application instituting proceedings against the United States before the International Court of Justice (ICJ). It contended that the US had vested the assets of General Aniline and Film Corporation (registered in the United States), which was owned by Interhandel, a company registered in […]

028- Aerial Incident of 07 Oct. 1952 (USA vs USSR)

028- Aerial Incident of 07 Oct. 1952 (USA vs USSR) On June 2nd, 1955, the United States filed an application instituting proceedings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) in connection with the air incident of October 7th, 1954. In this case, a U.S. Navy B-29 aircraft […]

027- Antarctica (UK vs Chile)

027- Antarctica (UK vs Chile) On May 4th 1955, the United Kingdom filed before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) an application instituting proceedings against Chili, regarding disputes concerning sovereignty over certain islands and lands of Antarctica. In that application, the United Kingdom stated that it accepted the jurisdiction of the Court and that, although […]

026- Antarctica (UK vs Argentina)

026- Antarctica (UK vs Argentina) On May 4th 1955, the United Kingdom filed before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) an application instituting proceedings against Argentina, regarding disputes concerning sovereignty over certain islands and lands of Antarctica. In that application, the United Kingdom stated that it accepted the jurisdiction of the Court and that, although […]

023- Treatment in Hungary of Aircraft and Crew of the USA (USA vs USSR)

023- Treatment in Hungary of Aircraft and Crew of the USA (USA vs USSR) On March 3rd, 1954, the United States filed an application instituting proceedings against the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics(USSR) before the International Court of Justice (ICJ)  in connection with the aerial incident of November 19th, 1951. In the present case, an […]