Costa Rica institutes proceedings against Nicaragua » The Hague Justice Portal

November 25, 2010

Costa Rica has instituted proceedings before the ICJ against Nicaragua claiming violations of its sovereignty and territorial integrity.

On 18 November 2010, the Republic of Costa Rica instituted proceedings against the Republic of Nicaragua before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague in the so-called ‘Isla Calero dispute’. The proceedings concern an alleged “incursion into, occupation of and use by Nicaragua’s Army of Costa Rican territory as well as breaches of Nicaragua’s obligations towards Costa Rica” under a number of international treaties and conventions.

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