United Nations

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

Distr.: General
11 January 2017
Original: English

Committee against Torture

Decision adopted by the Committee under article 22 of the
Convention, concerning communication No. 603/2014*, **
Communication submitted by:


Alleged victim:

The complainant

State party:


Date of complaint:

12 May 2014 (initial submission)

Substantive issue:

Risk of torture upon deportation

At its meeting on 30 November 2016, the Committee against Torture decided to
discontinue the consideration of communication No. 603/2014 because the author had left
Australia voluntarily and had not responded to any of the further requests for comment and
reminders sent to him.

* Adopted by the Committee at its fifty-ninth session (7 November-7 December 2016).
** The following members of the Committee participated in the consideration of the present
communication: Essadia Belmir, Alessio Bruni, Felice Gaer, Claude Heller Rouassant, Jens Modvig,
Ana Racu, Sébastien Touzé and Kening Zhang.



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