United Nations


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

Distr.: General

9 January 2018

Original: English

Committee against Torture

Decision adopted by the Committee under article 22 of the Convention, concerning communication No. 636/2014 * , **

Communication submitted by:E.M. (represented by counsel, Susanne Tölke)

A lleged victim:The complainant

State party:Germany

Date of complaint:3 November 2014 (initial submission)

Substantive issue:Extradition to Kazakhstan

At its meeting on 6 November 2017, the Committee, having ascertained that the complainant had been extradited to Kazakhstan on 4 November 2014 and that his counsel was no longer in contact with him, decided to discontinue the consideration of communication No. 636/2014.