United Nations


International Covenant on Civil and Political R ights

Distr.: General

13 March 2017

Original: English

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Human Rights Committee

Views adopted by the Committee under article 5 (4) ofthe Optional Protocol, concerning communication No. 2225/2012


1.Paragraph 6.1, second sentence

For the term of his imprisonment read the term of his sentence

2.Annex II, paragraph 2, second sentence

For serving a two-year prison sentence read serving a sentence (a two-year period of correctional labour without incarceration)

3.Annex II, paragraph 2, third sentence

For a severe penalty read a rather severe penalty