Ukraine lost in the ECHR case of 1.5 billion UAH

Украина проиграла в ЕСПЧ дела на 1,5 млрд грн

Courts hit the budget

The funds were paid from the state budget since the beginning of 2014.

The Ministry of justice since the beginning of 2014 paid from the budget more than UAH 1.5 billion pursuant to the decisions of the European court of human rights. This was reported in the Ministry of justice, reports the Economic truth.

“The Ministry of justice carries out payments related to the execution of decisions of foreign jurisdictional authorities, accepted by results of consideration of cases against Ukraine in accordance with the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers”, – said in the message.

The Ministry of justice reported that in pursuance of the decisions of the European court of human rights paid in 2014 – 169,817 million UAH, in 2015 – 639,981 million UAH, in 2016 – 612,294 million and as at 20 October of the current year 104 million.

In the Ministry of justice do not call the company and persons who were transferred to these funds.

“It is reported that maintaining a separate list of legal and physical persons who paid funds are available and the Ministry of justice is not carried out”, – the document says.

We will remind, Ukraine lodged with the European court of human rights the legal position on the suit against Russia, which is linked to events in the Donbass in 2014.