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Friday 14 October 2011
119 States Parties to the Rome Statute
With the deposit of instruments of ratification of the Rome Statute by Cape Verde, the total of States Parties rises to 119. Cape Verde had signed the Rome Statute on 28 December 2000, a few days before the deadline. It is the first Portuguese-speaking State in Africa to join the Court.