United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
20 August 2015
Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Communication No. 2022/2011
Views adopted by the Committee at its 113th session
(16 March-2 April 2015)
Submitted by:

Nura Hamulić and Halima Hodžić (represented
by counsel, Track Impunity Always)

Alleged victims:

The authors and Husein Hamulić (son of Nura
Hamulić and brother of Halima Hodžić)

State party:

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Date of communication:

18 November 2010 (initial submission)

Document references:

Special Rapporteur’s rule 97 decisions,
transmitted to the State party on 7 January 2011
(not issued in document form)

Date of adoption of views:

30 March 2015

Subject matter:

Enforced disappearance and effective remedy

Procedural issues:


Substantive issues:

Right to life; prohibition of torture and other illtreatment; liberty and security of person; right to
be treated with humanity and dignity; recognition
of legal personality; and right to an effective

Articles of the Covenant:

2 (3), 6, 7, 9 and 16

Articles of the Optional Protocol:




Select target paragraph3