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Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire initiate moves to implement ITLOS ruling
Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire have initiated processes aimed at implementing the ruling by the Special Chamber of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) on the maritime boundary, by depositing the coordinates of the line so defined with the relevant bodies of the United Nations. To this end, the 16-Member Implementation Committee constituted by Ghana and chaired by the Senior Minister, Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, to oversee the implementation process visited Cote d’Ivoire from May 14 to 15, 2018.
Their mission was to inform the Ivorian counterparts of Ghana’s intention to officially deposit the coordinates given by the Special Chamber of ITLOS with the relevant agencies of the United Nations.
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