The Arbitral Award of the King of Spain Case (1960-1963)
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paragraph 54 in volume 1, chapter 4, The Post-Adjudication Phase

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Although not brought before an organ of the United Nations, the treatment of the boundary dispute between Honduras and Nicaragua is an illustration of the functional integration of judicial settlement, including the post-adjudication phase, with the peace-keeping activities of an international organization. This dispute, which came before the Council of the Organization of American States in 1957, has a long history. It was the subject of an ar…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “The Arbitral Award of the King of Spain Case (1960-1963)”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 17 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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