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ICJ accepts India's plea, asks Pakistan not to execute Jadhav

IANS  |  The Hague 

In major relief for India, the International of Justice on Thursday ordered not to execute alleged spy Kulbhushan Jadhav till a final decision is taken.

Judge Ronny Abraham, President of the court, reading out the verdict also asked to inform it of all the measures it has taken to implement the order.

on Monday had sought the court's intervention for an immediate suspension of Jadhav's death sentence, fearing that the Indian national may be executed even before the ICJ decided the case.

--IANS

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First Published: Thu, May 18 2017. 16:00 IST
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