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Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, aiming at the abolition of the death penaltyHuman Rights CommitteeOptional Protocol to core UN human rights treatyCivil and political rights;Administration of justice/detention/imprisonmentUnited Nations General Assembly1989-12-15Yes1991-07-11Unknown1991-07-11Yes2005-11-25NoDocument - 01 (www.ohchr.org/EN/ProfessionalInterest/Pages/2ndOPCCPR.aspx) - EnglishDocument - 02 (www.ohchr.org/FR/ProfessionalInterest/Pages/2ndOPCCPR.aspx) - FrenchDocument - 03 (tinyurl.com/HRIdoc/DOC-2018-06-01-01-01-01-088.pdf) - EnglishDocument - 04 (tinyurl.com/HRIdoc/DOC-2018-06-01-01-01-01-178.pdf) - French