CAT/C/64/D/803/2017 United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Distr.: General 2 October 2018 Original: English Committee against Torture Decision adopted by the Committee under article 22 of the Convention, concerning communication No. 803/2017*, ** Communication submitted by: A.E.M. (represented by counsel, Alison Battisson) Alleged victim: The complainant State party: Australia Date of complaint: 3 February 2017 (initial submission) Substantive issue: Risk of inhuman and degrading treatment in case of deportation to Afghanistan At its meeting on 3 August 2018, the Committee, having been informed by the complainant’s counsel that the complainant had been deported, that counsel had lost contact with the complainant and had, accordingly, withdrawn the complaint as it was impossible for her to comment on the State party’s observations, decided to discontinue the consideration of communication No. 803/2017. * Adopted by the Committee at its sixty-fourth session (23 July–10 August 2018). ** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication: Essadia Belmir, Felice Gaer, Abdelwahab Hani, Claude Heller Rouassant, Jens Modvig, Ana Racu, Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Sébastien Touzé, Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov and Honghong Zhang. GE.18-16288(E) 

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