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Request for an advisory opinion of the International Court of Justice on the consequences of legal obligations of States under different sources of international law with respect to immunities of Heads of State and Government and other senior officials, 18th July 2018 (UN Doc A/73/144), OXIO 389

United Nations General Assembly [UNGA]; Kenya [ke]

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 20 September 2020

Subject(s):
Heads of state and other senior officials — Immunity from jurisdiction — Acts of international organizations — Universal international organizations — Advisory opinions — International organizations, practice and procedure — Settlement of disputes
1. The ability of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to render an advisory opinion on the issues of immunities of heads of states and other senior officials, and on conflicting obligations regarding immunities under various sources of international law. 2. The relationship between the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the ICJ under Article 119(2) of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court. 3. The possible consequences of an ICJ advisory opinion on the relationship between the ICJ and ICC.This headnote pertains to: Request for an advisory...
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