Continental Shelf Agreement Signed
Libya and Malta on 10 November signed a demarcation agreement delineating theborders of the continental shelf between the two countries. The agreement,affirming a ruling by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on the subject,will open the way to offshore oil exploration in the disputed area.
The ICJ ruled by a vote of 14-3 in June 1985 to adjust the median linebetween Libya and Malta 18 nautical miles northwards,...
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