Article 2 - Right to life

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Alkhatib and Others v. Greece, no. 3566/16

16/01/24

Death of the applicant’s relative, who was travelling in a boat with a view to illegally entering Greece, as a result of several shots fired by the coast guard.
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V v. the Czech Republic, no. 26074/18

07/12/23

Respondent State’s failures due to a psychiatric hospital patient dying following his repeated tasing by the police and the administration of a tranquiliser by a nurse.
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Erdal Muhammet Arslan and Others v. Türkiye, no. 42749/19

21/11/23

Effective remedy and appropriate jurisdictional response offered to the applicants in relation to the death of their relative buried under the rubble of a hotel following a destructive earthquake.
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