Published: 14 Dec 2011 | By Jess Gavron

Admissibility decision in Sargsyan v Azerbaijan

Case Summary

Case No. 40167/06

The applicant, Minas Sargsyan, was an Armenian refugee forced to flee from his home in 1992 during the Armenian – Azerbaijani conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh (the NKAO). He died in 2009 and his widow and children are pursuing the application on his behalf. The case was ruled admissible on 14 December 2011 and a Grand Chamber hearing was held in this case in February 2014. 

To read more on the admissibility decision, please follow the link below.