UNITED
NATIONS

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

Distr.
RESTRICTED∗
CAT/C/41/D/285/2006
21 November 2008
ENGLISH
Original: FRENCH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Forty-first session
(3-21 November 2008)
DECISION
Communication No. 285/2006
Submitted by:

A.A. et al. (represented by counsel)

Alleged victims:

The complainants

State party:

Switzerland

Date of complaint:

9 January 2006

Date of present decision:

10 November 2008

Subject matter:

Risk of complainants’ deportation to Algeria

Substantive issues:

Risk of torture following removal

Procedural issue:

None

Article of the Convention:

3
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∗ Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.

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