CAT/C/70/D/950/2019 United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Distr.: General 11 February 2021 Original: English Committee against Torture Decision adopted by the Committee under article 22 of the Convention, concerning communication No. 950/2019*, ** Communication submitted by: A.R. (represented by counsel, Ruth Nordström) Alleged victim: The complainant State party: Sweden Date of complaint: 21 August 2019 (initial submission) Substantive issues: Deportation to Afghanistan; risk of torture On 30 December 2020, the Committee, having been informed that the expulsion order against the complainant had become time-barred and that he could now submit a new asylum application in Sweden, decided to discontinue its examination of communication No. 950/2019. * Adopted by the Committee intersessionally on 30 December 2020. ** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication: Essadia Belmir, Claude Heller, Erdogan Iscan, Liu Huawen, Jens Modvig, Ilvija Puce, Diego Rodríguez-Pinzón, Sébastien Touzé and Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov. GE.21-01877(E)

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