The Arctic Sunrise Case (Kingdom of the Netherlands v. Russian Federation)

The Netherlands has now submitted a request for provisional measures with the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS).  Below is the imagesTribunal’s press release.  The Request for provisional measures submitted by the Netherlands is here.

The Arctic Sunrise Case (Kingdom of the Netherlands v. Russian Federation)

A request for the prescription of provisional measures pending the constitution of an arbitral tribunal was submitted today to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea by the Kingdom of the Netherlands in a dispute with the Russian Federation. The dispute concerns the arrest and detention of the vessel Arctic Sunrise and its crew by authorities of the Russian Federation. The Arctic Sunrise, which flies the flag of the Netherlands, is an icebreaker operated by Greenpeace International.

The full press release is here.  A report for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty on the case is here.

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