CAT

UNITED
NATIONS

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

Distr.
RESTRICTED*
CAT/C/38/D/270&271/2005
2 May 2007
Original: ENGLISH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Thirty-eighth session
(30 April – 18 May 2007)

DECISION
Communication Nos. 270 & 271/2005
Submitted by:

E. R. K. and Y. K. (represented by counsel)

Alleged victim:

The complainants

State party:

Sweden

Date of the complaint:

19 May 2005 (270/2005) and 12 June 2005
(271/2005) {initial submission}

Date of present decision:

30 April 2007

Subject matter: Deportation with alleged risk of torture and cruel, inhuman or
degrading treatment or punishment
Procedural issue: none
Substantive issue: risk of torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or
punishment upon return
Article of the Convention: 3

[ANNEX]

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Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.

GE.07-41546

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