CCPR/C/116/D/2193/2012 United Nations International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Distr.: General 2 May 2016 Original: English Human Rights Committee Views adopted by the Committee under article 5 (4) of the Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 2193/2012*, ** Communication submitted by: K.B. (represented by Irina Biryukova) Alleged victim: The author State party: Russian Federation Date of communication: 22 August 2012 (initial submission) Document references: Decision taken pursuant to rules 92 and 97 of the Committee’s rules of procedure, transmitted to the State party on 24 August 2012 (not issued in document form) Date of adoption of Views: 10 March 2016 Subject matter: Extradition to Kyrgyzstan; excessive use of force upon apprehension Substantive issues: Risk of torture and ill-treatment; excessive use of force Procedural issues: Insufficient substantiation; non-exhaustion of domestic remedies Article of the Covenant: 7 Articles of the Optional Protocol: 2 and 5 (2) (b) * Adopted by the Committee at its 116th session (7-31 March 2016). ** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the present communication: Yadh Ben Achour, Lazhari Bouzid, Sarah Cleveland, Olivier de Frouville, Yuji Iwasawa, Ivana Jelić, Duncan Muhumuza Laki, Mauro Politi, Sir Nigel Rodley, Victor Manuel Rodríguez-Rescia, Fabián Omar Salvioli, Dheerujlall Seetulsingh, Anja Seibert-Fohr, Yuval Shany, Konstantine Vardzelashvili and Margo Waterval. GE.16-07119(E) 

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