CAT/C/62/D/597/2014 United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Distr.: General 9 January 2018 Original: English Committee against Torture Decision adopted by the Committee under article 22 of the Convention, concerning communication No. 597/2014*, ** Communication submitted by: K.D.S. (represented by counsel, Marie-Pierre Labbé) Alleged victim: The complainant State party: Canada Date of complaint: 22 April 2014 (initial submission) Substantive issue: Risk of torture upon deportation to Togo At its meeting on 6 November 2017, the Committee, not having received the complainant’s comments on the State party’s observations, despite sending three reminders to that effect, and therefore being unable to continue the proceedings, decided to discontinue the consideration of communication No. 597/2014. * Adopted by the Committee at its sixty-second session (6 November–6 December 2017). ** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication: Essadia Belmir, Alessio Bruni, Felice Gaer, Abdelwahab Hani, Claude Heller Rouassant, Jens Modvig, Ana Racu, Sébastien Touzé and Khening Zhang. GE.18-00314(E) 

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