United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
5 June 2015
Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Communication No. 2272/2013
Views adopted by the Committee at its 113th session
(16 March–2 April 2015)
Submitted by:

P.T. (represented by counsel, the Danish Refugee

Alleged victim:

The author

State party:


Date of communication:

15 July 2013 (initial submission)

Document references:

Special Rapporteur’s decision under rules 92 and
97, transmitted to the State party on 17 July 2013
(not issued in a document form)

Date of adoption of Views:

1 April 2015

Subject matter:

Deportation to Sri Lanka

Substantive issues:

Risk of torture and ill-treatment

Procedural issues:

Insufficient substantiation of claims

Articles of the Covenant:


Articles of the Optional Protocol:

2 and 5 (2) (b)

GE.15-11474 (E)


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