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