Overlapping claims to internal waters in law of the sea and LOSC

Several adjacent have designated straight territorial sea in a manner that generates to . The contains only limited references to internal waters, none of which concern or OCA management. The absence of detailed provisions in this context flows from the characterization of internal waters under : Such waters appertain to the territory of a coastal State and are subject, with limited exception, to full territorial . The absence in the of the sea of detailed rules concerning internal waters is a deliberate deference to the territorial rights of coastal States.