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Application of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, Bosnia and Herzegovina v Yugoslavia, Order, Provisional Measures, [1993] ICJ Rep 3, ICGJ 67 (ICJ 1993), 8th April 1993, United Nations [UN]; International Court of Justice [ICJ]

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Whether Article IX of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide provided the Court with jurisdiction to issue an Order to the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY) to cease and desist from participating in acts of alleged genocide against the people and state of Bosnia and Herzegovina pending a decision on the merits.

Whether the joint letter of 8 June 1992 between the President of Montenegro and the President of Serbia suggesting that disputes arising between FRY and its former Republics should be resolved in the ICJ was sufficient to confer jurisdiction.

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