CAT

UNITED
NATIONS

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

Distr.
RESTRICTED*
CAT/C/37/D/262/2005∗∗
22 January 2007
Original: ENGLISH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Thirty-seventh session
(6 - 24 November 2006)
DECISION
Communication No. 262/2005
Submitted by:

V. L. (not represented by counsel)

Alleged victim:

The complainant

State Party:

Switzerland

Date of complaint:

12 January 2005 (initial submission)

Date of present decision:

20 November 2006

Subject matter: Deportation of complainant to Belarus
Procedural issue: None
Substantive issues: Non-refoulement
Articles of the Convention: 3
[ANNEX]

*

Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.
Re-issued for technical reasons.

∗∗

GE.07-40168

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