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Allegations of Genocide under the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, Ukraine v Russian Federation, Provisional measures, ICJ GL No 182, ICGJ 559 (ICJ 2022), 16th March 2022, United Nations [UN]; International Court of Justice [ICJ]

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2022. All Rights Reserved.date: 18 August 2022

Whether a dispute relating to the interpretation, application, or fulfilment of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide existed and whether a court had prima facie jurisdiction for the purposes of the provisional measures stage.

Whether the rights which a state sought to protect were at least plausible, and whether there was a clear link between those rights and the provisional measures requested.

Whether there was a real and imminent risk that irreparable prejudice would be caused to the rights a state sought to protect before a court gave its final decision.

Whether the indication of provisional measures was warranted in order to preserve a state’s procedural rights and prevent the aggravation or extension of the dispute between the parties.

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