Liechtenstein / The Hague (ots)
Dear Sir or Madam:
The Principality of Liechtenstein is bringing action against the
Federal Republic of Germany by filing an application to the
International Court of Justice in The Hague. This will be the first
time Germany has been a sole respondent before the United Nations'
principal judicial organ. Following the submission of the application
to the Court tomorrow, Friday 1 June 2001, we would like to invite
you to a press conference to give you the opportunity to find out
more about the substance of and background to the case.
Date : Friday, 1 June 2001
Time : 11 a.m.
Place: Nieuwspoort Internationaal Perscentrum (International Press
Lange Poten 10, 2511 CL Den Haag (The Hague), Netherlands
Phone +31 (0) 70 346-9440
The Minister of Foreign Affairs for the Principality of
Liechtenstein, Dr. Ernst Walch, and the agent representing the
Principality before the International Court of Justice, the lawyer
Dr. Alexander Goepfert, will both be present at the press conference.
From 12 noon tomorrow, comprehensive information and background
material will be available on the homepage
Dr. Stephan Kronenberg
Press Officer of the Special Commissioner and Agent for the case
brought before the International Court of Justice
ots Originaltext: Principality of Liechtenstein
If you have any questions or want to attend the press conference or
would like to receive material from the press folder, you will be
able to contact us today up to 10 p.m. (German time) at
+49 211-4979-990 or - 991 or - 992; we will again be available
tomorrow from 8 a.m. onwards.