United Nations Security Council Resolution 951

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UN Security Council
Resolution 951
ICJ-CJI hearing 1.jpg
Judges at the ICJ
Date 21 October 1994
Meeting no. 3,443
Code S/RES/951 (Document)
Subject International Court of Justice
Result Adopted
Security Council composition
Permanent members
Non-permanent members

United Nations Security Council resolution 951, adopted without a vote on 21 October 1994, after noting the death of International Court of Justice (ICJ) judge Nikolai Konstantinovitch Tarassov on 28 September 1994, the Council decided that elections to the vacancy on the ICJ would take place on 26 January 1995 at the Security Council and at a meeting of the General Assembly during its 49th session.

Tarassov, a Russian diplomat, was a member of the court since 1985. His term of office was due to expire in February 1997.[1]

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  1. ^ "ICJ Communiqué" (PDF). International Court of Justice. 28 September 1994. 

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