CCPR/C/132/D/2651/2015 United Nations International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Distr.: General 7 December 2021 Original: English Advance unedited version Human Rights Committee Views adopted by the Committee under the Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 2651/2015*,**,*** Communication submitted by: A.M.F. and A.M. (represented by counsel, Daniel Nørrung) Alleged victim: The author State party: Denmark Date of communication: 25 September 2015 (initial submission) Document references: Special Rapporteur’s rule 92 decision, transmitted to the State party on 28 September 2015 (not issued in document form) Date of adoption of Views: 22 July 2021 Subject matter: Deportation to Ethiopia Procedural issue: Level of substantiation of claims, exhaustion of domestic remedies Substantive issues: Non-refoulement; torture, right to life Articles of the Covenant: 6, 7, 24 (1) Articles of the Optional Protocol: 2, 5 (2) (b) 1.1 The author is A.M.F., an Ethiopian national born in 1987. She submits the communication on behalf of herself and her son, A.M., born in 2010. She claims that they are victims of a violation by Denmark of their rights under articles 6, 7 and 24(1) of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (“the Covenant”). The author and her son are represented by counsel. * Adopted by the Committee at its 132nd session (28 June-23 July 2021). ** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication: Tania Abdo Rocholl, Wafaa Ashraf Moharram Bassim, Yadh Ben Achour, Arif Bulkan, Mahjoub El Haiba, Shuichi Furuya,Kobauyah Kpatcha Tchamdja, Carlos Gómez Martínez, Duncan Laki Muhumuza, Photini Pazartzis, Hernán Quezada, Changrok Soh, Vasilka Sancin, José Manuel Santos Pais, Hélène Tigroudja and Gentian Zyberi *** Joint Individual opinion by Committee members Shuichi Furuya,. Photini Pazartzis and. Vasilka Sancin (Dissenting). is annexed to the present Views

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