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Suleymane Guengueng, et al. v. Senegal

Country: Senegal
Year: 2006
Court: Committee Against Torture
Citation: CAT Communication No. 181/2001; CAT/C/36/D/181/2001
Human Rights: Freedom from torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment

The complainants were six Chadian nationals living in Chad who alleged they had been tortured by the agents of the state answerable directly to the then President of Chad, Hissène Habré. They lodged a complaint in January 2000 against Habré in Senegal, where he had taken refuge. The complaint was dismissed on the grounds of …Read more

Tags: Cruel treatment, Degrading treatment, Humiliating treatment, Inhuman treatment, Torture
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