CAT/C/52/D/372/2009 United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Distr.: General 8 July 2014 English Original: French Committee against Torture Communication No. 372/2009 Decision adopted by the Committee at its fifty-second session (28 April– 23 May) GE.14-07821 (E) Submitted by: Diory Barry (or Diodory Barry), represented by Alberto J. Revuelta Lucerga, lawyer On behalf of: Diory Barry (or Diodory Barry) State party: Morocco Date of complaint: 1 November 2008 (initial submission) Date of present decision: 19 May 2014 Subject matter: Procedural issue: Cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment of the author during his expulsion to Mauritania (abandoned in the desert) Inaccessibility of domestic remedies Substantive issue: Cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment Article of the Convention: Article 16 of the Convention 150714 150714 *1407821*

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