United Nations


International Covenant on Civil and Political R ights

Distr.: General

1 March 2023

Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Decision adopted by the Committee under the Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 2861/2016 * , **

Submitted by:A.D.

Alleged victim:The author

State party:Belarus

Date of communication:3 June 2016

Substantive issue:Freedom of expression

At its meeting on 24 March 2022, the Human Rights Committee decided to discontinue consideration of communication No. 2861/2016, because contact had been lost with the author.