United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
5 September 2016
Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Decision adopted by the Committee under the Optional
Protocol, concerning communication No. 2415/2014*, **
Communication submitted by:

A.M.M.1 (represented by counsel,
Arbab Perveez, of Adil Advokate)

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:


Date of communication:

2 June 2014 (initial submission)

Document references:

Decision taken pursuant to rule 97 of the
Committee’s rules of procedure, transmitted to
the State party on 4 June 2014 (not issued in
document form)

Date of adoption of decision:

14 July 2016

Subject matter:

Deportation to Pakistan

Procedural issues:

Substantiation of claims; admissibility ratione

Substantive issues:

Expulsion of aliens; risk of irreparable harm in
country of origin; right to life; torture, cruel,
inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment;
right to political freedom

Articles of the Covenant:

6, 7, 14 and 19

Articles of the Optional Protocol:

5 (2) (a) (b)

* Adopted by the Committee at its 117th session (20 June-15 July 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,
Ahmed Amin Fathalla, Yuji Iwasawa, Ivana Jelić, Photini Pazartzis, Mauro Politi, Sir Nigel Rodley,
Víctor Manuel Rodríguez-Rescia, Fabián Omar Salvioli, Yuval Shany and Margo Waterval.
Requested to keep his name confidential.



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