The Kiev District Administrative Court has opened an appeal against the Council of Ministers’ decree on the temporary closure of national borders and has scheduled a preparatory hearing for May 18.
This is reported by the court press service.
“The Kiev city district administrative court has opened proceedings in the event of an appeal against claim 1. Decree of the Council of Ministers of Ukraine of March 14, 2020 No. 287-r” on the temporary restriction of crossing the national border aimed at preventing the spread of acute respiratory diseases COVID-19 caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in Ukraine, “the statement said.
As indicated, the complainant requests the court to declare illegal and annul this government order concerning the temporary closure of checkpoints across the state border for international rail, air and road communications (for buses).
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The court decided to consider the case under the rules of the general trial and scheduled a preparatory hearing for the case for May 18, 2020.
As Ukrinform reported, since March 12, 2020, quarantine has been introduced in Ukraine as part of the fight against the spread of Covid-19 coronavirus infection.
It will be valid until April 24, but, according to the head of government, it will most likely be extended.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru