Title Report of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention
Publisher UN Human Rights Council
Publication Date 16 February 2009
Country Belarus | Canada | China | Ecuador | Turkey
Topics Administrative courts | Arbitrary arrest and detention | Corruption | Prison or detention conditions | Terrorism
Citation / Document Symbol A/HRC/10/21
Other Languages / Attachments Arabic | Chinese | French | Russian | Spanish
Cite as UN Human Rights Council, Report of the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, 16 February 2009, A/HRC/10/21, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/5062b3142.html [accessed 17 September 2014]
Comments Provides an overview of activities of the Working Group during the period 1 Dec. 2007-30 Nov. 2008; includes the following thematic considerations: rights of persons deprived of their liberty; detentions in the framework of measures countering terrorism; arbitrary detention and corruption; detention of immigrants in irregular situations; video and audio recording of criminal interrogations.