International Court - Election of Ronny Abraham as president of the International Court of Justice (February 6, 2015)

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France welcomes the election of Ronny Abraham as president of the International Court of Justice.

A government advisor and the former director of legal affairs in the Foreign Ministry, Ronny Abraham had served as a judge on this court since 2005. His election illustrates the influence of French law and the vitality of French-speaking nations on international legal bodies.

France reiterates its commitment to the International Court of Justice, which plays a key role in the peaceful resolution of conflicts between states.