UNITED
NATIONS

CAT
Convention against Torture
and Other Cruel, Inhuman
or Degrading Treatment
or Punishment

Distr.
RESTRICTED*
CAT/C/21/D/88/1997
16 December 1998
Original:

ENGLISH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Twenty-first session
(9-20 November 1998)

VIEWS
Communication No. 88/1997
Submitted by:

Avedes Hamayak Korban
[represented by counsel]

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:

Sweden

Date of communication:

June 1997

Date of adoption of views:

16 November 1998

[See annex]

*

Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.

GE.98-05116

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