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Peace Palace - The Hague (Zuid Holland) | by U.S. Embassy The Hague
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Peace Palace - The Hague (Zuid Holland)

Carnegieplein 2 - The Peace Palace (1913) houses the International Court of Justice (which is the principal judicial body of the United Nations), the Permanent Court of Arbitration, the Hague Academy of International Law, and the Peace Palace Library.

The American philanthropist Andrew Carnegie (1835‐1919) donated the $ 1.5 million needed to build the Palace.

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Taken on September 9, 2006