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Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger)

Press releases

Press release 2002/13

3 May 2002
Benin and Niger jointly submit a boundary dispute to the International Court of Justice
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Press release 2002/41

20 December 2002
Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger) - The Court forms a special Chamber to deal with the case
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Press release 2003/31

16 September 2003
Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger) - Fixing of the time-limit for the filing of a Counter-Memorial by each of the Parties
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Press release 2003/35

27 October 2003
Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger) - Special Chamber to hold its first public sitting on Thursday 20 November 2003
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Press release 2004/29

13 July 2004
Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger) - Authorization of the filing of a Reply by each of the Parties and fixing of the time-limit therefor
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Press release 2005/6

21 February 2005
Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger) - Changes in the composition of the Chamber - The Chamber will hold public hearings from 7 to 11 March 2005
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Press release 2005/7

11 March 2005
Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger) - Conclusion of the public hearings - Chamber ready to begin its deliberation
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Press release 2005/14

5 July 2005
Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger) - Chamber of the Court to deliver its Judgment on Tuesday 12 July 2005 at 3 p.m.
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Press release 2005/16

12 July 2005
Frontier Dispute (Benin/Niger) - The Chamber of the Court determines the course of the whole boundary between the two States - The Chamber determines, on the basis of the course of the boundary, which of the islands located in the River Niger belong to Benin and which to Niger; it finds that the island of Lété Goungou belongs to Niger
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