UNITED
NATIONS

E
Distr.
GENERAL

Economic and Social
Council

E/CN.4/1999/61
12 January 1999
Original:

ENGLISH/FRENCH/
SPANISH

COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
Fifty-fifth session
Item 11 (a) of the provisional agenda

CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING QUESTIONS OF:
TORTURE AND DETENTION
Report of the Special Rapporteur, Sir Nigel S, Rodley, submitted
pursuant to Commission on Human Rights resolution 1998/38

CONTENTS
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Introduction
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MANDATE AND METHODS OF WORK

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ACTIVITIES OF THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR . . . . .

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INFORMATION REVIEWED BY THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR
WITH RESPECT TO VARIOUS COUNTRIES . . . . . .

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Albania
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Algeria
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Angola . .
Argentina
Armenia
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Azerbaijan
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