January 23
download app
download appDOWNLOAD OUR APP
download google-play
download app-store
Anjum Shabbir
Anjum Shabbir
21st January 2021
Human Rights

Analysis: “Extraterritorial jurisdiction in Ukraine v. Russia (re Crimea) ” by Andrés Delgado

Last week, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) delivered a Decision declaring the inter-state case Ukraine v. Russia (re Crimea) (application no. 20958/14) partly admissible. Though the Decision will be followed by a judgment, the examination of the ECtHR jurisdiction contained therein is worth commenting upon.

This case is one of three pending inter-State cases between Ukraine and Russia, and one of 23 inter-State cases ever brought to the ECtHR in all its history. There also are more than 7,000 individual applications concerning events in Crimea, Eastern Ukraine and the Sea of Azov involving the Russian Federation. The case concerns Ukraine’s allegations of a pattern of violations of the European Conv


Your privacy is important for us

We use cookies to improve the user experience. Please review privacy preferences.

Accept all Settings

Check our privacy policy and cookies policy.