Discrimination, immigration and detainees' rights were areas of focus for the Committee's recommendations, which were greatly supported by the reports of Italian NGOs.
The United Nations Human Rights Committee has ruled that upholding the Dublin Regulation by deporting two Syrian nationals from Denmark to Bulgaria, where they entered the EU, could cause inhuman and degrading treatment.
New recommendations cover a wide range of issues, including anti-terror legislation, the independence of the judiciary and access to abortion.
Extended detention periods for detainees and a lack of respect for the rights of the indigenous Sami people are chief criticisms of Sweden’s human situation.
Rights International Spain presents its shadow report for the United Nations Human Rights Committee's review of the Spanish state.