CAT/C/46/D/310/2007

United Nations

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

Distr.: Restricted*
8 july 2011
Original: English

Committee against Torture
Forty-sixth session
9 May – 3 June 2011

Decision
Communication No. 310/2007
Submitted by:

Tony Chahin (represented by counsel, Mr. Bo
Johansson)

Alleged victim:

The complainant

State party:

Sweden

Date of complaint:

20 December 2006 (initial submission)

Date of present decision:

30 May 2011

Subject matter:

Deportation of complainant from Sweden to
Syria

Procedural issue:

Substantiation of claim for purposes of
admissibility

Substantive issues:

Deportation of person to another State where
there are substantial grounds for believing
that complainant would be in danger of being
subjected to torture.

Article of the Convention:

3

[Annex]

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GE.11-43987

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