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Title
Nicaragua v. Columbia (Alleged violations of sovereign rights and maritime spaces)
Party
Colombia
Nicaragua
Type of document
International court
Date of text
November 15, 2017
Data source
InforMEA
Court name
International Court of Justice
Seat of court
The Hague
Justice(s)
Abraham; Yusuf; Owada; Tomka;Bennouna; Cacado Trindade; Greenwood; Xue; Donoghue; Gaja; Sebutinde; Bhandari; Robinson; Gevorgian; Daudet; Caron
Reference number
2017/155
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).