UNITED NATIONS CAT Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Distr. RESTRICTED* CAT/C/23/D/60/1996 24 January 2000 ENGLISH Original: FRENCH COMMITTEE AGAINST TORTURE Twenty-third session (8-19 November 1999) VIEWS Communication No. 60/1996 Submitted by: Khaled Ben M’Barek Alleged victim: Faisal Baraket State party: Tunisia Date of communication: 6 November 1996 Date of adoption of Views: 10 November 1999 * Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture. GE.00-40491 (E)

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