Norway-Russia Maritime Delimitation (2010)
Sondre Torp Helmersen
- Fisheries — Continental shelf — Islands and artificial islands — Delimitation — Territorial sea — UNCLOS (UN Convention on the Law of the Sea)
Published under the auspices of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law under the direction of Rüdiger Wolfrum.
1 On 15 September 2010, the Kingdom of Norway (hereinafter Norway) and the Russian Federation (hereinafter Russia) concluded the Treaty between the Kingdom of Norway and the Russian Federation concerning Maritime Delimitation and Cooperation in the Barents Sea and the Arctic Ocean (‘the Treaty’). The Treaty was ratified and entered into force the following year ( Norwegian Government ‘Norway and Russia Ratify Treaty on Maritime Delimitation’ ). The Treaty brought an end to long-running negotiations over the delimitation of the two States’ maritime claims in the...