On September 17, 2020, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) issued a press release on human rights violations in armed conflicts. ECtHR highlighted the state of consideration of interstate applications of Ukraine against the Russian Federation related to the occupation of Crimea, such as 20958/14 (general events of 2014) 42410/15 (general events of 2015), 38334/18 (persecution of political prisoners) and 55855/18 (capture by Russians the Ukrainian Navy sailors). The press release states that the ECtHR is currently considering more than 6,500 individual applications related to the Russian-Ukrainian conflict, and that the European Court has taken interim measures at the requests of the victims in more than 200 of these applications.