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What does UNCAT stand for?

UNCAT stands for United Nations Committee Against Torture

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This week, four survivors of US torture filed a complaint against Canada with the United Nations Committee Against Torture for the country's failure to investigate and prosecute Bush during his visit to British Columbia last year, the first such complaint filed with the UN Committee, it said.
The panelists will include Hungary Foreign Affairs Minister and Deputy State Secretary for Global Affairs Szabolcs Takccs, Chair of the Co-ordination Committee of Special Procedures Michel Forst, Chair of the United Nations Committee against Torture Claudio Grossman and Human Rights Defenders Project executive director of the East and Horn of Africa Hassan Shire Shaikh Ahmed.
The United Nations Committee Against Torture said Friday it is "deeply concerned about gross and pervasive human rights violations in Syria," which are allegedly taking place "in a context of impunity.