United Nations

Convention against Torture
and Other Cruel, Inhuman
or Degrading Treatment
or Punishment

Distr.: General
24 July 2012
Original: English

Committee against Torture

Communication No. 413/2010
Decision adopted by the Committee at its forty-eighth session, 7 May to
1 June 2012


Submitted by:

A.A.M. (represented by counsel, E.P.)

Alleged victim:

The complainant

State party:


Date of complaint:

19 February 2010 (initial submission)

Date of present decision:

23 May 2012

Subject matter:

Expulsion of the complainant to Burundi

Substantive issue:

Risk of torture upon return to the country of

Procedural issue:


Article of the Convention:


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