Jadhav Case (India v. Pakistan) – Provisional Measures (ICJ Press Release, 18 May 2017)

Jadhav Case (India v. Pakistan) – Provisional Measures (ICJ Press Release, 18 May 2017)

The Court indicates to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan that it must take “all measures at its disposal” to prevent the execution of an Indian national, Mr. Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav, pending final judgment of the Court. In its Order indicating provisional measures, which was adopted unanimously, the Court also stated that the Government of Pakistan shall inform it of all measures taken in implementation of that Order. It further decided to remain seised of the matters which form the subject of the Order until it has rendered its final judgment.

See also: Some Thoughts on the Jadhav Case: Jurisdiction, Merits, and the Effect of a Presidential Communication (Law and Other Things, 12 May 2017)