CCPR/C/133/D/2458/2014 United Nations International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Distr.: General 21 December 2021 Original: English Advance unedited version Human Rights Committee Decision adopted by the Committee under article 5 (4) of the Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 2458/2014*,** Communication submitted by: M.N. (represented by counsel, Niels-Erik Hansen) Alleged victim: The author State party: Denmark Date of communication: 31 July 2014 (initial submission) Document references: Decision taken pursuant to rule 97 (2) of the Committee’s rules of procedure, transmitted to the State party on 9 September 2015 (not issued in document form) Date of adoption of Decision: 5 November 2021 Subject matter: Deportation to the country of origin (nonrefoulement) Procedural issues: Inadmissibility – level of substantiation; inadmissibility ratione materiae Substantive issues: Risk to life and of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment; right to a fair trial; freedom of religion; non-discrimination Articles of the Covenant: 2, 6, 7, 13, 14, 18 and 26 Articles of the Optional Protocol: 2 and 3 * Adopted by the Committee at its 133rd session (11 October – 5 November 2021). ** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the present communication: Yadh Ben Achour, Arif Bulkan, Wafaa Ashraf Moharram Bassim, Mahjoub El Haiba, Shuichi Furuya, Marcia V.J. Kran ,Kobauyah Tchamdja Kpatcha, Carlos Gómez Martínez, Duncan Laki Muhumuza, Photini Pazartzis, Vasilka Sancin, José Manuel Santos Pais, Changrok Soh, Hélène Tigroudja, Imeru Tamerat Yigezu, and Gentian Zyberi.

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