Q. With reference to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) consider the following statements:
1.The judges in the ICJ represents the member state.
2.French is one of its official languages.
3.It is located at New York.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 only

[C] 2 and 3 only

[D] 3 only

Answer: B

Statement 1: The statement is incorrect. Judges of the ICJ do not represent the member state of the UN. They are independent.

Statement 2: The official languages of ICJ are English and French.

Statement 3: The statement is incorrect. It is the only UN organ that is located out of New York in The Hague (Netherlands).

Source: The Indian Express