Ukraine Vs Russian Federation - Russian Federation objection to the admissibility of Ukraines application with regard to CERD

Title of the Case: Ukraine Vs. Russian Federation

Head Notes: This conclusion by the Court is without prejudice to the question of whether the Russian Federation has actually engaged in the campaign of racial discrimination alleged by Ukraine, thus breaching its obligations under CERD. This is a question which the Court will address at the merits stage of the proceedings.

The Court finds that the Russian Federation’s objection to the admissibility of Ukraine’s Application with regard to CERD must be rejected.

Court: Honourable International Court of Justice

Judges: Honourable President Abdulqawi Ahmed YUSUF

Date of Disposal :8-11-2019

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