Recourse to the Security Council under Article 94 (2) of the United Nations Charter
Edgardo Sobenes Obregon
- Res judicata — International organizations, procedure — Compliance with international decisions — UN Charter — Wrongful acts
Published under the direction of Hélène Ruiz Fabri, with the support of the Department of International Law and Dispute Resolution, under the auspices of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law.
1 The judgments of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) (‘ICJ’ or ‘Court’) (Judgment: International Court of Justice (ICJ)), are final and binding (Arts 59–60 Statute of the International Court of Justice [‘Statute of the Court’]), and without appeal (International Courts and Tribunals, Appeals). These principles imply that the judgments of the Court (including those rendered by a Chamber of the Court) constitute res judicata. The enforcement of ICJ judgments differs from the enforcement of judgments by domestic courts in the sense that the jurisdiction of the...