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ICJ

abbreviation for INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE.
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The value of the ICJ applying the rules set forth by the General Assembly cannot be overstated.
Summarizing the aforementioned points of view of the ICJ, one can see that it has interpreted the question posed very narrowly and thus limited itself to determining the question of whether or not the applicable international law prohibited Kosovo's declaration of independence.
Greece can use the ruling of the ICJ that it is obliged to implement the IA and accept Macedonia's membership in NATO and subsequently to the EU, as a fait accompli, something it has to abide, having in mind its disputes with Turkey.
The State of Arizona had executed one of the brothers by the time the case was filed in the ICJ while the other brother, Walter LaGrand, faced imminent execution.
While it is often asserted that this role serves purely academic purposes, commentators have argued correctly that the ICJ is no research center.
After assessing the pros and cons of Security Council discretionary power (134-37), de Wet identifies how the ICJ could pick up some of the slack.
The fact that an advisory opinion of the ICJ is not legally binding does not mean that it is without legal effect.
The government will file an affidavit before the apex court to file a petition before the ICJ,"she had said.
The ICJ ruling ensured that for the first season in more than a century, whales in the Southern hemisphere were not hunted for commercial purposes.
But when the ICJ started a year ago, I discovered I didn't need to pay council tax and I also got a new washing machine and a hoover.
Unfortunately with the tenth anniversary of the ICJ opinion having just passed it is obvious that the situation in Palestine has hardly changed for the better.
The ICJ issued an advisory opinion in 2004 stating that Israel's construction of a barrier in the occupied Palestinian territory was illegal, that the construction must stop immediately and that Israel should make reparations for any damage caused.