The Eritrea-Yemen Arbitration: Landmark Progress in the Acquisition of Territorial Sovereignty and Equitable Maritime Boundary Delimitation

@article{Kwiatkowska2001TheEA,
  title={The Eritrea-Yemen Arbitration: Landmark Progress in the Acquisition of Territorial Sovereignty and Equitable Maritime Boundary Delimitation},
  author={B. Kwiatkowska},
  journal={Ocean Development \& International Law},
  year={2001},
  volume={32},
  pages={1 - 25}
}
  • B. Kwiatkowska
  • Published 2001
  • Sociology
  • Ocean Development & International Law
The Eritrea-Yemen Arbitral Tribunal unanimously resolved in its two awards the disputed territorial sovereignty over the Red Sea islands (Phase I, 1998) and the delimitation of an international maritime boundary (Phase II, 1999) in one of the most strategically sensitive regions of the world. This article surveys the progress made by each of the awards in the development of principles and rules of international law in the respective subject matters of the awards. While due attention is paid to… Expand
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