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South Korea Rejects Japan Proposal to Settle Territorial Dispute at ICJ

Seoul on Thursday formally rejected Tokyo's proposal to refer their territorial dispute over a pair of South Korean-controlled islets to the International Court of Justice for a ruling on sovereignty. 

The South Korean Foreign Ministry handed over a diplomatic document to that effect to a senior Japanese Embassy official at the ministry.

Source: Japan Times. Read full article. (link)

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