Mu√Īoz: The objection was a juridical decision with a political background
Publicado por: Daniela Wilhelm
¬ŅEncontraste alg√ļn error? Av√≠sanos visitas

We¬īre getting even closer from the International Court of Justice‚Äôs verdict, related to its jurisdiction on the vindicating demand presented by Bolivia concerning to the obligation to negotiate Access to the Pacific Ocean. The public sitting will take place on Thursday sept.24th, at 3 p.m, The Hague time, during which the President of the Court will read the Court‚Äôs decision.

As a result, the Chilean Minister of foreign Affairs, Heraldo Mu√Īoz, expressed his confidence about the Chilean Juridical team‚Äôs work facing The Hague‚Äôs tribunal. This, after a special meeting with the advisory committee.

The meeting purpose was to analyze the three scenes that Chile has fronting the Court’s resolution, to evaluate the Chilean posture and also the verdict effects.

‚ÄúThere is an opinions agreement, a State‚Äôs policy deprived of differences respecting the national interests‚ÄĚ, the minister stated.

However Mu√Īoz reiterated that the verdict will be just define the Court‚Äôs competency and not territorial‚Äôs integrity issues, he emphasized that Bolivia should comprehend that they can¬īt obligate Chile to cede territory.

About the Chilean strategy of pointing to the tribunal’s competency and not directly to the demand, he asseverated that it was a juridical decision but with a political background of national union due to the president Bachelet’s extended enquiring before the preliminary objection’s presentations.

Today at 4.00 pm. president Bachelet will sustain a special meeting with the Senate and Deputies presidents and the Foreign Affairs commission’s members of both chambers.

Tendencias Ahora