Ukraine: closed ports for Russian courts

From January 1, the new, 2022, the law entered into force, which prohibits the access to Russian courts into the inner waters of Ukraine. The relevant document is published on the website of the Verkhovna Rada.

The law adopted by the Ukrainian Parliament last December prohibits the courts under the flag of the Russian Federation transportation of passengers and goods in international flights between the river ports. A similar prohibition is introduced with respect to coaster flights in the inner waters of the country.

“is prohibited by the entrance to the territory of Ukraine courts belonging to citizens of the State aggressor or business entities registered in the territory of the aggressor state, or individuals and legal entities in respect of which special economic and other restrictive measures (sanctions) are applied in accordance with the law Ukraine “On the sanctions” – quotes the document “”.