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Nicaragua v. Columbia (Alleged violations of sovereign rights and maritime spaces)

Country/Territory
Colombia, Nicaragua
Type of court
International court
Date
Nov 15, 2017
Source
UNEP, InforMEA
Court name
International Court of Justice
Seat of court
The Hague
Judge
Abraham; Yusuf; Owada; Tomka;Bennouna; Cacado Trindade; Greenwood; Xue; Donoghue; Gaja; Sebutinde; Bhandari; Robinson; Gevorgian; Daudet; Caron
Reference number
2017/155
Language
English
Keyword
Sovereignty Indigenous peoples Dispute settlement
Abstract

The International Court of Justice accepted two counterclaims that Colombia presented against Nicaragua in the context of violations of Sovereign Rights and Maritime Spaces in the Caribbean Sea, which has been before said tribunal since November 2013 (violation of artisanal fishing rights and violation of sovereignty  rights in context of marine area).  

Full text
Nicaragua v. Columbia 2017_11_15.pdf
155-20171115-ORD-01-00-EN.pdf