Temporary protection shall be granted in the event of a mass influx of aliens who are forced to leave their country of origin due to an armed conflict, civil war, foreign aggression, violation of human rights or indiscriminate violence on the territory of the relevant country or in a part of the country, and who for these reasons are unable to return thereto (Law on Asylum and Refugees, Art. 1 (3)).
The Council of Ministers shall grant temporary protection, as introduced under a resolution of the Council of the European Union. The period of temporary protection shall be determined by a resolution of the Council of the European Union (Law on Asylum and Refugees, Art. 2 (2)).