United Nations

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

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3 June 2010
Original: English

Committee Against Torture
Forty-fourth session
26 April – 14 May 2010


Communication No. 322/2007
Submitted by:

Eveline Njamba and her daughter Kathy
Balikosa (represented by counsel, Mr. Manuel
Boti Flid)

Alleged victim:

The complainants

State party:


Date of the complaint:

11 June 2007 (initial submission)

Admissibility decision:


Date of present decision:

14 May 2010

Subject matter:

Deportation of the complainants from Sweden to
Democratic Republic of the Congo

Procedural issues:


Substantive issues:

Deportation of persons to another State where
there are substantial grounds for believing that
they would be in danger of being subjected to

Article of the Convention:

3 and 16

[ Annex ]



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