United Nations


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

Distr.: General

2 October 2018

Original: English

Committee against Torture

Decision adopted by the Committee under article 22 of the Convention, concerning communication No. 814/2017 * , **

Communication submitted by:N.A.A. et al. (represented by counsel, Centre Suisse pour la Défense des Droits des Migrants)

Alleged victims:The complainants

State party:Switzerland

Date of complaint:17 March 2017 (initial submission)

Substantive issue:Risk of inhuman and degrading treatment upon deportation to Italy

At its meeting on 3 August 2018, the Committee, having been informed by the complainants that the State party, by decision of 8 May 2018, had cancelled the decision ordering the complainants’ deportation to Italy, decided to discontinue the consideration of communication No. 814/2017.