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Kuwait: Submission to the UN Human Rights Committee

, Index number: MDE 17/4145/2016

The present document assesses Kuwait’s obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights insofar as these relate to: the status of the Covenant in Kuwaiti law; the situation of the stateless Bidun community; and the rights to freedom of expression and peaceful assembly. The organization also draws on the recommendations made, accepted and/or rejected by the government of Kuwait following the 28 January 2015 session of the Universal Periodic Review.

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