A/HRC/40/59/Add.1

Annex
Report of the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel,
inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment on his visit
to Serbia and Kosovo
Contents
Page

I.

Introduction ...................................................................................................................................

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II.

Serbia ............................................................................................................................................

3

A.

Legal framework ...................................................................................................................

3

B.

Allegations of torture and ill-treatment.................................................................................

5

C.

Lack of genuine investigations .............................................................................................

6

D.

Conditions of detention .........................................................................................................

6

E.

Excessive length of pretrial detention ...................................................................................

7

F.

Institutions for persons with psychosocial disabilities ..........................................................

7

G.

Refugees and migrants ..........................................................................................................

8

Kosovo ..........................................................................................................................................

10

A.

Legal framework ...................................................................................................................

10

B.

Allegations of torture and ill-treatment.................................................................................

11

C.

Lack of genuine investigations .............................................................................................

12

D.

Excessive length of pretrial detention ...................................................................................

12

E.

Conditions of detention .........................................................................................................

13

F.

Institutions for persons with psychosocial disabilities ..........................................................

14

G.

Refugees and migrants ..........................................................................................................

14

Conclusions ...................................................................................................................................

15

A.

Recommendations to the Government of Serbia ..................................................................

16

B.

Recommendations to the authorities in Kosovo ...................................................................

18

III.

IV.

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