CCPR/C/115/D/2048/2011

Annex
Views of the Human Rights Committee under article 5 (4) of
the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil
and Political Rights (115th session)
concerning

Communication No. 2048/2011*
Submitted by:

Emira Kadirić and Dino Kadirić (represented by
counsel, TRIAL: Track Impunity Always)

Alleged victims:

The authors and Ermin Kadirić (their husband
and father, respectively)

State party:

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Date of communication:

24 January 2011 (initial submission)

The Human Rights Committee, established under article 28 of the International
Covenant on Civil and Political Rights,
Meeting on 5 November 2015,
Having concluded its consideration of communication No. 2048/2011, submitted to
the it by Emira Kadirić and Dino Kadirić under the Optional Protocol to the International
Covenant on Civil and Political Rights,
Having taken into account all written information made available to it by the authors
of the communication and the State party,
Adopts the following:

Views under article 5 (4) of the Optional Protocol
1.
The authors of the communication are Emira Kadirić and Dino Kadirić, nationals of
Bosnia and Herzegovina born on 5 November 1961 and 2 September 1987, respectively.
They submit their communication on their own behalf and on that of their husband and
father, Ermin Kadirić, a Bosnian national born on 25 August 1962. The authors claim that
the State party has violated Ermin Kadirić’s rights under articles 6, 7, 9 and 16, read in
conjunction with article 2 (3). They further allege that they are themselves victims of a
violation of articles 7 and 26, read in conjunction with article 2 (3), and, in the case of Dino

* The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the present
communication: Yadh Ben Achour, Lazhari Bouzid, Sarah Cleveland, Olivier de Frouville,
Yuji Iwasawa, Ivana Jelić, Duncan Laki Muhumuza, Photini Pazartzis, Mauro Politi, Sir Nigel
Rodley, Victor Manuel Rodríguez-Rescia, Fabián Omar Salvioli, Dheerujlall Seetulsingh,
Yuval Shany, Konstantine Vardzelashvili and Margo Waterval.

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