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ICJ Orders Russia to 'Immediately Suspend Military Operation'

The Free Press Journal | 16/03/2022 09:35 PM | Click to read full article

Granting Ukraine's request for provisional measures, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday, 16 March ordered Russia to "immediately suspend military operations that it commenced on 24 February 2022 on the territory of Ukraine."

Russia has also been ordered to ensure that any irregular units or individuals or organisations under its effective control take no steps in furtherance of Russia's military operation.