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Ruling of ECtHR on return of homosexual asylum seeker to Libya

On 26 June 2014, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) rejected a Libyan national’s complaint that his return from Sweden to Libya would expose him to a risk of persecution based on his homosexuality. Since the fall of Gadhafi’s … Continue reading

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New ECtHR Judgment on Summary Detention and Deportation of Uzbek Refugees to Iran

News article On 3 December 2013, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) held that Turkey violated the rights to liberty and protection from ill-treatment of 19 Uzbek nationals by repeatedly detaining and deporting them to Iran in 2008. The … Continue reading

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