Armed Activities on the Territory of the Congo (New Application: 2002) (DRC v. Rwanda)

On 28 May 2002, the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) filed an Application instituting proceedings against the Republic of Rwanda. The dispute concerned massive violations of human rights and violations of international humanitarian law alleged to have been committed in breach of the ‘International Bill of Human Rights’, other relevant international instruments and mandatory resolutions of the United Nations Security Council. According to the compromissory clauses in the international legal instruments referred to by DRC, the Court found on 3 February 2006 that it had no jurisdiction to entertain the Application filed by the DRC.
Research/ Court Documents
Armed Activities (New Application): Application, 28-5-2002 (French)Armed Activities (New Application): Application, 28-5-2002 (French)Armed Activities (New Application): Counter-Memorial of DRC, 20-5-2003 (French only)Armed Activities (New Application): Declaration of Judge Buergenthal, 10-7-2002Armed Activities (New Application): Declaration of Judge Elaraby, 10-7-2002Armed Activities (New Application): Declaration of Judge Elaraby, 3-2-2006Armed Activities (New Application): Declaration of Judge Higgins, 10-7-2002Armed Activities (New Application): Declaration of Judge Kooijmans, 3-2-2006Armed Activities (New Application): Declaration of Judge Koroma, 10-7-2002Armed Activities (New Application): Dissenting Opinion of Judge ad hoc Mavungu, 3-2-2006Armed Activities (New Application): Dissenting Opinion of Judge Koroma, 3-2-2006Armed Activities (New Application): Joint Separate Opinion, 3-2-2006Armed Activities (New Application): Judgment, 3-2-2006Armed Activities (New Application): Memorial of Rwanda, 20-1-2003Armed Activities (New Application): Opinion of Judge Dugard, 10-7-2002Armed Activities (New Application): Opinion of Judge Mavungu, 10-7-2002 Armed Activities (New Application): Order, 10-7-2002Armed Activities (New Application): Order, 18-9-2002Armed Activities (New Application): Separate Opinion of Judge ad hoc Dugard, 3-2-2006Armed Activities (New Application): Separate Opinion of Judge Al-Khasawneh, 3-2-2006Armed Activities (New Application): Summary of the Judgement, 3-2-2006
Research/ miscellaneous (Research Document)
Page Tools
Share |