003- Conditions of Admission of a State to Membership in the United Nations

003- Conditions of Admission of a State to Membership in the United Nations From the creation of the United Nations some 12 States had unsuccessfully applied for admission. Their applications were rejected by the Security Council in consequence of a veto imposed by one or other of the States which are permanent members of the […]

009- Competence of the General Assembly for the Admission of a State to the UN

009- Competence of the General Assembly for the Admission of a State to the UN On November 28th, 1949, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) was requested by the Secretary-General of the United Nations to rule on the following question: ”Can the admission of a State to membership in the United Nations, pursuant to Article […]

002- Conditions of Admission of a State to Membership in the UN

002- Conditions of Admission of a State to Membership in the UN The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has been asked to rule on the interpretation of Article 4 of the Charter of the United Nations concerning the admission of a new State to the UN General Assembly. The Court considered that the conditions set […]