Results of appeal’s consideration of the international non-profit organization "United Serbian Diaspora of Eurasia"

Judges’ panel of the Sixth Administartive Court of Appeal considered an appeal of the international non-profit organization "United Serbian Diaspora of Eurasia" on the decision of the first instance court from March 30, 2020 in an administrative case No. 640/12400/19.

The Main Territorial Department of Justice in Kyiv filed a lawsuit against the international non-profit organization "United Serbian Diaspora of Eurasia", in which asked to forbid and disband an organization. A third party that does not make independent claims regarding the subject of the dispute is the Security Service of Ukraine.

In the explanations of the Security Service of Ukraine case statements in which the plaintiff's claims are supported and indicated that the activities of the international non-profit organization “United Serbian Diaspora of Eurasia” consist signs of violations of the current legislation. The leaders and members of this association, in order to increase pro-Russian sentiments among the population of Ukraine, are conducting active anti-Ukrainian information and propaganda activities by spreading certain stereotypes regarding the relationship between Ukraine and Russia, support the terrorist activities of illegal armed groups so-called "LPR / DPR".

First instance court fully satisfied the plaint of the Main Territorial Department of Justice in Kyiv. Disagreeing with the decision the international non-profit organization “United Serbian Diaspora of Eurasia” filed an appeal.

Judges’ panel of the Sixth ACA didn’t satisfy the appeal. The decision of the first instance from the March 30, 2020 left unchanged.

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