United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
26 August 2015
Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Communication No. 2428/2014
Decision adopted by the Committee at its 114th session
(29 June–24 July 2015)
Submitted by:

I.A.A. et al. (represented by the Danish Refugee

Alleged victim:

The author

State Party:


Date of communication:

17 June 2014 (initial submission)

Document references:

Special Rapporteur’s rule 97 decision,
transmitted to the State party on 19 June 2014
(not issued in document form)

Date of adoption of decision:

23 July 2015

Subject matter:

Deportation from Denmark to Italy

Procedural issues:

Exhaustion of domestic remedies

Substantive issues:

Prohibition of torture or cruel, inhuman or
degrading treatment

Articles of the Covenant:


Articles of the Optional Protocol:

5 (2) (b)



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