Wednesday, March 16, 2011
The International Court of Justice (ICJ) issued two press releases yesterday regarding upcoming events. First, on Friday, April 1, 2011, the Court will deliver its judgment on preliminary objections to jurisdiction raised by Russia in Application of the International Covention on the Elimination on All Forms of Racial Discrimination (Russia v. Georgia). Second, from Monday, March 21 to Wednesday, March 30, public hearings will be held in Application of the Interim Accord of 13 September 1995 (the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia v. Greece). The hearings will be broadcast live. More information on both these events may be found on the ICJ website.