Court name: Administrative Jurisdiction Division from the Council of State
Date of decision:
Legal instruments: 1954 Statelessness Convention, 1961 Statelessness Convention
Key aspects: Determination/confirmation of nationality, Standard of proof, State succession, Statelessness determination
Request to have nationality changed from "unknown" to "stateless" denied, as it cannot be ruled out that the applicant's father has Macedonian nationality. Applicant did not provide enough evidence to determine statelessness.