10 September 2001

 

General List No. 91

 
     

international Court of Justice

     
 

Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide

 
     

Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

v. 

Yugoslavia

     
     
 

Order

 
     
  Return Home
 
 
     
     
 
BEFORE: President: Guillaume
   
PermaLink: http://www.worldcourts.com/icj/eng/decisions/2001.09.10_genocide_convention.htm
   
Citation: Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (Bosn. and Herz. v. Yugo.), 2001 I.C.J. 572 (Order of Sept. 10)
 
     
 
 
     
 

[p572]
The President of the International Court of Justice,Having regard to Article 48 of the Statute of the Court and Article 80 of the Rules of Court,

Having regard to the Counter-Memorial filed by Yugoslavia on 22 July 1997, in which it submitted counter-claims,

Having regard to the Order of 17 December 1997, whereby the Court found that those counter-claims were admissible as such and formed part of the current proceedings, directed Bosnia and Herzegovina to submit a Reply and Yugoslavia to submit a Rejoinder relating to the claims of both Parties, and fixed the time-limits for the filing of those pleadings,

Having regard to the Reply of Bosnia and Herzegovina on 23 April 1998 and to the Rejoinder filed by Yugoslavia on 22 February 1999;

Whereas, by the letter dated 20 April 2001 and received in the Registry 23 April 2001, the Agent of Yugoslavia informed the Court that his Government intended to withdraw the counter-claims submitted in its Counter-Memorial; and whereas the Registrar transmitted a copy of this letter to the Agent of Bosnia and Herzegovina on 20 April 2001;

Whereas, by the letter dated 12 July 2001 and received in the Registry on 15 August 2001 the Agent of Bosnia and Herzegovina indicated to the Court that his Government had no objections to the withdrawal by Yugoslavia counter-claims submitted by it,

Places on record the withdrawal by the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia of the counter-claims submitted by it in its Counter-Memorial.

Done in French and in English, the French text being authoritative, at the Peace Palace, The Hague, this tenth day of September, two thousand and one, in three copies, one of which will be placed in the archives of the Court and the others transmitted to the Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Government of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, respectively.

(Signed) Gilbert Guillaume,
President

(Signed) Philippe Couvreur,
Registar
 

 
     

home | terms & conditions | copyright | about

 

Copyright 1999-2011 WorldCourts. All rights reserved.