Gambian Justice Minister Abubacarr Tambadou on Monday said they have filed a case against Myanmar at the United Nations’ International Court of Justice, accusing it of committing genocide against Rohingya Muslim minority, AP reported. Gambia asked the international court to urgently order measures “to stop Myanmar’s genocidal conduct immediately”.

The ICJ, also known as the World Court, is the United Nations’ highest legal institution that rules on disputes between states.