United Nations


International Covenant on Civil and Political R ights

Distr.: General

17 February 2023

Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Decision adopted by the Committee under the Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 2178/2012 * , **

Communication submitted by:L.V.

Alleged victim:The author

State party:Belarus

Date of communication:9 July 2007 (initial submission)

Substantive issue:Freedom of expression

At its meeting on 25 March 2021, the Committee decided to discontinue consideration of communication No. 2178/2012 because contact had been lost with the author.