'ICJ judges vote in individual capacity': MEA on Dalveer Bhandari's vote against Russia on Ukraine war
The court order was supported by 13 judges, while two voted against it -- Vice-President Kirill Gevorgian from Russia and Judge Xue Hanqin from China.
'Judges did their duty independently': China defends its ICJ voting in favour of Russia on Ukrainian invasion
The order was passed by a vote of 13:2, with Vice-President Kirill Gevorgian of Russia and Judge Xue Hanqin of China dissenting.
Experts said Ukraine's effort to drag Russia to the world court over the invasion could have symbolic value, though it was unclear if Moscow would heed any order.
The case says Russia launched its invasion of Ukraine based on false claims of acts of genocide in the Luhansk and Donetsk regions of eastern Ukraine and now is planning genocidal acts in Ukraine.
Suu Kyi personally presented Myanmar's arguments at the International Court of Justice when the case was first heard in December 2019 but was ousted as civilian leader in a military coup last year.
'It has shortcomings': India criticises Pak bill on facilitating Kulbhushan Jadhav appeal against death sentence
The Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson said India has repeatedly called upon Pakistan to abide by the letter and spirit of the International Court of Justice judgement.
Pakistan’s reply comes after India had submitted its written response to registrar Philippe Couvreur of the ICJ in the same case in September this year.
Amit Shah today described Justice Dalveer Bhandari's re-election to the International Court of Justice as a "huge diplomatic win" and applauded PM Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister.
Sushma Swaraj made a special mention of India's Permanent Representative in the UN Syed Akbaruddin while hailing her ministry's team.
Prime Minister Modi credits Sushma Swaraj for re-election of India's Dalveer Bhandari to world court
Narendra Modi today credited the efforts of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and MEA officials for the re-election of Dalveer Bhandari to the International Court of Justice.
Bhandari received 183-193 votes in the General Assembly and secured all the 15 votes in the Security Council after separate and simultaneous elections were held.
Tassaduq Hussain Jillani as ad-hoc judge is to lead the team from Pakistan's side in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case that is being heard by the International Court of Justice at The Hague.
Pakistan Foreign minister Khawaja Asif has claimed that Islamabad could have swapped Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav for a terrorist involved in an attack on an army school in Peshawar.
The principal judicial organ of the United Nations, yesterday put a stay on the death sentence given by Pakistan to the alleged Indian spy.
ICJ stayed his execution following India's submission that Jadhav was kidnapped from Iran where he was involved in business after retiring from the Navy.