Gabon – Equatorial Guinea – Border dispute (November 17, 2016)


France welcomes the signing on November 15 in Marrakesh of an agreement between Gabon and Equatorial Guinea, which provides for the referral of the border dispute between the two countries to the International Criminal Court.

France commends the UN mediation aimed at reaching this agreement, which falls in line with efforts to facilitate the peaceful settlement of disputes between states, in accordance with Chapter 6 of the UN Charter.