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The ICJ Issues the Diallo Compensation Judgment

* This post is based on the ICJ Press Release No. 2012/22 (19 June 2012), available here. On 19 June, the ICJ delivered its Judgment in the case concerning Ahmadou Sadio Diallo (Republic of Guinea v. Democratic Republic of the Congo) (compensation owed by the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the Republic of Guinea). For the full text of the judgment click here. The case had started in December 1998 (for the Application instituting proceedings click here). In its Application, Guinea had requested the Court to order that the Congolese State pay to the State of Guinea on behalf…