ICJ has jurisdiction to rule on Somalia and Kenya maritime dispute
Somalia v Kenya
- Related Member(s):
- Prof. Philippe Sands QC
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Public and Private International Law
- International Court of Justice
The ICJ rejected Kenya’s preliminary objections to the jurisdiction and admissibility of Somalia’s maritime boundary claim against Kenya. The Court will now proceed to determine the merits of Somalia’s claim.
Philippe Sands QC and Edward Craven were involved in this case.
ICJ Website (Judgment)http://www.icj-cij.org/docket/files/161/19330.pdf