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. 876/2018 * , **

Communication submitted by:F.S. (represented by counsel, Florian Wick)

Alleged victim:The complainant

State party:Switzerland

Date of complaint:12 June 2018 (initial submission)

Substantive issue s :Deportation to Ethiopia; risk of torture

On 30 December 2020, the Committee, having been informed by the parties that the complainant had received a provisional residence permit based on family reunification and was therefore no longer subject to removal from Switzerland, decided to discontinue the examination of communication No. 876/2018.