United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
9 January 2018
Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Decision adopted by the Committee under the Optional
Protocol, concerning communication No. 2501/2014*, **
Submitted by:

R.H.I. et al.

Alleged victims:

The authors

State party:


Date of communication:

10 December 2014

Substantive issue:

Deportation to Bulgaria

At its meeting on 8 November 2017, the Committee, in the light of the fact that the
authors’ whereabouts were currently unknown and that counsel had lost contact with them,
decided to discontinue the consideration of communication No. 2501/2014.

* Adopted by the Committee at its 121st session (16 October–10 November 2017).
** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication:
Yadh Ben Achour, Ilze Brands Kehris, Sarah Cleveland, Olivier de Frouville, Christof Heyns, Yuji
Iwasawa, Bamariam Koita, Marcia V.J. Kran, Duncan Laki Mahumuza, Photini Pazartzis, Mauro
Politi, José Manuel Santos Pais, Anja Seibert-Fohr, Yuval Shany and Margo Waterval.



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