The Russian Invasion of Ukraine and the Czech Supreme Administrative Court




Russia-Ukrainian conflict, Czech Supreme Administrative Court, non-refoulement, safe country of origin, temporary protection


The presented paper is devoted to the Czech Supreme Administrative Court's approach to the Russian invasion of Ukraine from the perspective of deciding asylum issues. Specifically, the author focuses on the principle of non-refoulement and breaking the standard rules of administrative court proceedings and Ukraine as a safe country of origin. Finally, the author describes a relatively recent Czech Supreme Administrative Court's ruling in which it addressed the issue of including temporary protection within the international protection system.

Author Biography

  • Šimon Otta, Palacký University in Olomouc

    PhD student, Department of Administrative Law and Financial Law, Faculty of Law, Palacký University in Olomouc, Czech Republic


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How to Cite

The Russian Invasion of Ukraine and the Czech Supreme Administrative Court. (2024). Institutiones Administrationis - Journal of Administrative Sciences, 3(1), 65-84.