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UN Security Council
Resolution 1018
Grand Hall de Justice de Palais de La Paix à La Haye Pays-Bas
ICJ judges during a hearing
Date 7 November 1995
Meeting no. 3,590
Code S/RES/1018 (Document)
Subject International Court of Justice
Voting summary
15 voted for
None voted against
None abstained
Result Adopted
Security Council composition
Permanent members
  • Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg China
  • Flag of France.svg France
  • Flag of Russia.svg Russia
  • Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United Kingdom
  • Flag of the United States.svg United States
Non-permanent members
  • Flag of Argentina.svg Argentina
  • Flag of Botswana.svg Botswana
  • Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Czech Republic
  • Flag of Germany.png Germany
  • Flag of Honduras.svg Honduras
  • Flag of Indonesia.svg Indonesia
  • Flag of Italy.svg Italy
  • Flag of Nigeria.svg Nigeria
  • Flag of Oman.svg Oman
  • Flag of Rwanda (1962–2001).svg Rwanda

United Nations Security Council resolution 1018, adopted unanimously on 7 November 1995, after noting the death of International Court of Justice (ICJ) judge Andrés Aguilar-Mawdsley on 24 October 1995, the Council decided that elections to the vacancy on the ICJ would take place on 28 February 1996 at the Security Council and at a meeting of the General Assembly during its 50th session.

Mawdsley, a Venezuelan jurist and former Minister of Justice, was a member of the court since 1991. His term of office was due to expire in February 2000.[1]

See alsoEdit


  1. "ICJ Communiqué". International Court of Justice. 25 October 1995. 

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