CAT UNITED NATIONS Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Distr. RESTRICTED* CAT/C/37/D/277/2005 29 November 2006 Original: ENGLISH COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE Thirty-seventh session (6 – 24 November 2006) DECISION Communication No. 277/2005 Submitted by: N. Z. S. (represented by counsel) Alleged victim: The complainant State party: Sweden Date of the complaint: 23 August 2005 (initial submission) Date of present decision: 22 November 2006 Subject matter: deportation with alleged risk of torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment Procedural issue: lack of substantiation of claim Substantive issues: risk of torture on deportation; risk of cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment on deportation Article of the Convention: 3 [ANNEX] * Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture. GE.06-45858

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