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13 September 1954


General List No. 18


international Court of Justice










BEFORE: President: Arnold D. McNair
Citation: Nottebohm, Liechtenstein v. Guatemala, Order, 1954 I.C.J. 110 (Sept. 13)


The President of the International Court of Justice,

having regard to Article 48 of the Statute of the Court,

having regard to Article 37 of the Rules of Court;

Having regard to the Order made by the Court on May 8th, 1954, fixing October 2nd, 1954, as the time-limit for the filing of the Rejoinder of the Government of Guatemala,

Whereas, by letter of September 1st, 1954, the Agent of the Government of Guatemala asked that, in view of recent political events occurring in his country and their consequences, the time-limit fixed by the Order of May 8th, 1954, be extended by one month,

Whereas the Agent of the Government of Liechtenstein, to whom the aforesaid request was communicated, has, by telegram of September 7th, 1954, indicated his agreement,

Fixes November and, 1954, as the time-limit for the filing of the Rejoinder of the Government of Guatemala.[p111]

Done in French and English, the French text being authoritative, at the Peace Palace, The Hague, this thirteenth day of September, one thousand nine hundred and fifty-four, in three copies, one of which will be placed in the archives of the Court and the others will be transmitted to the Governments of the Principality of Liechtenstein and of the Republic of Guatemala, respectively.

(Signed) Arnold D. McNair,

(Signed) J. Lopez Olivan,