Strasbourg, 28.08.2012 – The Council of Europe's Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) has published today the response of the Government of the Republic of Moldova to the report on the CPT's most recent visit to that country, in June 2011. It has been made public following the request by the Moldovan Government that visit reports and responses be published automatically*. In their response, the Moldovan authorities provide information on steps taken or envisaged to implement the recommendations made in the CPT’s report on the June 2011 visit. The Committee's report was published in January 2012. The response of the Moldovan Government is available in French and in the State language on the Committee’s website: http://www.cpt.coe.int.
* The Moldovan Government reserved the right, in certain cases, to oppose or delay a publication.