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Costa Rica asks international court to prevent further occupations from Nicaragua
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Border dispute
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Costa Rica asks international court to prevent further occupations from Nicaragua

L. Arias - April 29, 2015

Costa Rica’s legal team on Tuesday wrapped up its closing arguments in the border dispute with Nicaragua before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague. The country’s…

At The Hague: Nicaragua says Costa Rica’s border road dumps “massive amounts of sediment” into San Juan River
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Border dispute
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At The Hague: Nicaragua says Costa Rica’s border road dumps “massive amounts of sediment” into San Juan River

L. Arias - April 23, 2015

Nicaragua presented experts before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) this week who testified that Costa Rica's border road has caused so much sedimentation in the San Juan River…

Nicaragua denies Costa Rica’s claims of environmental damage
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Border dispute
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Nicaragua denies Costa Rica’s claims of environmental damage

L. Arias - April 19, 2015

A legal team representing the Nicaraguan government on Friday concluded a first round of hearings at the International Court of Justice by arguing that no evidence exists…

At world court, Costa Rica claims Nicaragua violated border treaty
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Border dispute
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At world court, Costa Rica claims Nicaragua violated border treaty

L. Arias - April 15, 2015

Costa Rica’s legal team on Wednesday wrapped up a first stage of hearings at The Hague-based International Court of Justice with closing arguments in a case against…

Costa Rica, Nicaragua enter final hearings at The Hague in border dispute
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Border dispute
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Costa Rica, Nicaragua enter final hearings at The Hague in border dispute

L. Arias - April 14, 2015

Final hearings start Tuesday at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the long-running border dispute between Costa Rica and Nicaragua. During the final stage of the legal…

Costa Rica finishes work to close artificial canal built by Nicaragua in disputed territory
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Border dispute
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Costa Rica finishes work to close artificial canal built by Nicaragua in disputed territory

George Rodriguez - April 9, 2015

Costa Rica successfully blocked an artificial canal that Nicaragua opened in 2013 in disputed territory near the mouth of the San Juan River, Costa Rica Foreign Affairs…

Costa Rica begins repairing damages on island disputed by Nicaragua
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Border dispute
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Costa Rica begins repairing damages on island disputed by Nicaragua

AFP - April 1, 2015

Costa Rica announced Wednesday that it began operations to repair damages caused by Nicaraguan ships dredging an island disputed by the two countries. A statement from the Costa Rican…

Costa Rica begins mitigation of Nicaragua’s canal work in disputed area
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Border dispute
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Costa Rica begins mitigation of Nicaragua’s canal work in disputed area

The Tico Times - March 26, 2015

Personnel from Tortuguero Conservation Area began work Thursday to close off a canal dredged by Nicaragua through disputed territory in the delta of the San Juan River.…

A key week for Costa Rica in border dispute with Nicaragua
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Border dispute
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A key week for Costa Rica in border dispute with Nicaragua

L. Arias - February 2, 2015

Costa Rican officials on Monday appeared before The Hague-based International Court of Justice to file a final written response in the ongoing territorial dispute with Nicaragua, the Foreign Ministry confirmed.…

Nicaragua’s Pastora calls Costa Rica’s latest accusations ‘a bunch of lies’ aimed at boosting President Solís’ image
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Border dispute
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Nicaragua’s Pastora calls Costa Rica’s latest accusations ‘a bunch of lies’ aimed at boosting President Solís’ image

L. Arias - November 19, 2014

Former guerrilla leader Edén Pastora, the Nicaraguan government's point man for the ongoing dredging of the Río San Juan, on Tuesday evening denied accusations by Costa Rican officials that Nicaraguan…