Panama

The most recent national report submitted to the Committee against Torture by Panama was its third periodic report. This report, which was due in 1996, was submitted in 1997. It was considered during the 20th session of CAT in May 1998.

Panama third periodic report: UN Doc.CAT/C/34/Add.9, 1 October 1997. Available (English and Spanish) here.

CAT issued its concluding observations in respect of the report on 21 May 1998: Concluding observations of the Committee against Torture: Panama, UN Doc.A/53/44, 21 May 1998. The report can be accessed by clicking on Session 20 on the CAT website and selecting concluding observations (available in English and Spanish) for Panama.