Title Switzerland: Judgement E-2943/2019 of 6 July 2022
Publisher Switzerland: Tribunal administratif fédéral
Publication Date 6 July 2022
Country Switzerland
Topics Military service / Conscientious objection / Desertion / Draft evasion / Forced conscription
Cite as Switzerland: Judgement E-2943/2019 of 6 July 2022, Switzerland: Tribunal administratif fédéral, 6 July 2022, available at: https://www.refworld.org/cases,CHE_TFS,6365198a4.html [accessed 18 May 2023]
Comments On 6 July 2022, the Swiss Federal Administrative Court republished its judgment of 6 July 2022, E-2943/2019, as a reference judgment due to its particular relevance for similar cases. The case concerned military service in Syria, and confirmed that refusing to perform military service or leaving Syria illegally do not give rise to a well-founded fear absent other risk-impacting circumstances.
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