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Views of the Human Rights Committee under article 5 (4) of the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (115th session)
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The author of the communication is A.S., a Nepalese national born in 1966. He submits the communication on his own behalf. He claims that Nepal has violated his rights under articles 7, 9 (1), (2) and (5), 10 (1) and 17, read in conjunction with article 2 (3), of the Covenant. The Optional Protocol entered into force for the State party on 14 August
1991. The author is represented by counsel, TRIAL: Track Impunity Always and the Centre
for Victims of Torture, Nepal. When registering the communication on 4 August 2011, and pursuant to rule 92 of its rules of procedure, the Committee, acting through its Special Rapporteur on new communications and interim measures, requested the State party to adopt all measures necessary to protect the life, safety and personal integrity of the author, so as to avoid irreparable damage to him, and to inform the Committee on the measures taken by the State party in compliance with the request by 5 September 2011. No information was submitted to the Committee by the State party regarding such measures.
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Keywords:
TORTURE, VICTIMS OF TORTURE, HUMAN RIGHTS, HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS, CIVIL RIGHTS, FREEDOM, POLITICAL RIGHTS, CIVIL LIBERTIES, LAW, CRIMINAL LAW, PUNISHMENT, ARMED CONFLICTS, THREAT, FOOD, MEDICAL TREATMENT, DETENTION, REHABILITATION, MEDICAL CARE, VIOLENCE, HUMAN RIGHT VIOLENCE, DEATH, DRINKING WATER, JUDGEMENTS, JUDICIAL SYSTEM, COURTS
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 UN : International Peace and Security
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14.02.02  -  Human Rights
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