CCPR/C/122/D/2292/2013 United Nations International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Distr.: General 12 June 2018 English Original: French Human Rights Committee Views adopted by the Committee under article 5 (4) of the Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 2292/2013*, ** Communication submitted by: W.K. (represented by counsel, Mylène Barrière, then Stéphanie Valois) Alleged victim: The author State party: Canada Date of communication: 23 October 2013 (initial submission) Document references: Decision taken pursuant to rule 97 of the Committee’s rules of procedure, transmitted to the State party on 24 October 2013 (not issued in document form) Date of adoption of Views: 27 March 2018 Subject matter: Expulsion from Canada to Egypt Procedural issues: Non-exhaustion of domestic remedies; insufficient substantiation; incompatibility with the Covenant Substantive issues: Right to life; risk of being subjected to torture or cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment Articles of the Covenant: 6 (1), 7, 9 (1), 17, 18 and 27 Articles of the Optional Protocol: 2, 3 and 5 (2) (b) * Adopted by the Committee at its 122nd session (12 March–6 April 2018). ** The following members of the Committee participated in the consideration of the present communication: Tania María Abdo Rocholl, Yadh Ben Achour, Ilze Brands Kehris, Sarah Cleveland, Olivier de Frouville, Christof Heyns, Ivana Jelić, Bamariam Koita, Duncan Laki Muhumuza, Photini Pazartzis, Mauro Politi, José Manuel Santo Pais, Yuval Shany and Margo Waterval. GE.18-09612 (E) 280818 280818 

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