United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
11 August 2016
Original: English

Human Rights Committee
Decision adopted by the Committee under the Optional Protocol,
concerning communication No. 2488/2014*, **
Communication submitted by:

Z.S. and M.S.

Alleged victim:

The authors

State party:


Date of communication:

30 November 2014

Substantive issue:

Deportation to Afghanistan

At its meeting on 30 March 2016, the Human Rights Committee decided to
discontinue the consideration of communication No. 2488/2014 because the authors and the
State party had reached an agreement on the substantive issue raised in the communication,
and the authors were no longer at risk of deportation.

* Adopted by the Committee at its 116th session (7-31 March 2016).
** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication:
Yadh Ben Achour, Lazhari Bouzid, Sarah Cleveland, Ahmed Amin Fathalla, Olivier de Frouville,
Yuji Iwasawa, Ivana Jelič, Duncan Laki Muhumuza, Photini Pazartzis, Sir Nigel Rodley,
Víctor Manuel Rodríguez-Rescia, Fabián Omar Salvioli, Dheerujlall Seetulsingh,
Anja Seibert-Fohr, Yuval Shany, Konstantine Vardzelashvili and Margo Waterval.



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