UNITED
NATIONS

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

Distr.
RESTRICTED*
CAT/C/36/D/256/2004
17 May 2006
Original: ENGLISH

COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE
Thirty-sixth session
1-19 May 2006

DECISION
Communication No. 256/2004
Submitted by:

Mehdi Zare (represented by counsel)

Alleged victim:

The complainant

State party:

Sweden

Date of complaint:

22 September 2004 (initial submission)

Date of present decision:

12 May 2006

Subject matter :
Deportation to face torture and/or cruel inhuman or degrading
treatment or punishment.
Procedural issu es: None
Substantive issues: Torture, cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.
Articles of the Convention: 3
[ANNEX]

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Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture

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