Since Slovenia's actions have caused irreparable damage to the border arbitration process and the credibility and autonomy of the Arbitral Tribunal, its subject and purpose can no longer be...
Slovenia, on the other hand, argued that no material breach had occurred and that the Arbitral Tribunal should complete its mandate and render an award.
"The new Croatian government is offering a new round of negotiations on the border, but it's unclear how it imagines this, so this improper offer can also be seen as a trap.
"It's Croatia that needs to prove that the arbitration agreement on border dispute settlement has been violated, and Slovenia can then respond to those claims,"
The Croatian government is expected to make its submissions on 15 January 2016 and the Slovenian government on February 26.