Convention Between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Cameroon on the Transfer of Persons Sentenced to Deprivation of Liberty (Saint-Petersburg, May 28, 2015)

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CONVENTION
BETWEEN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION AND THE REPUBLIC OF CAMEROON ON THE TRANSFER OF PERSONS SENTENCED TO DEPRIVATION OF LIBERTY

The Russian Federation and the Republic of Cameroon, hereinafter referred to as "the Contracting Parties",

Considering that the legal co-operation between the Contracting Parties should promote the goals of justice and the social rehabilitation of sentenced persons,

Believing that in order to achieve the above mentioned goals it is necessary to give to persons who committed criminal offences and were sentenced to deprivation of liberty the opportunity to serve their sentence in the states of their citizenship,

Taking into consideration the necessity to respect human rights in relation to sentenced persons,

Have agreed as follows:

Done at Saint-Petersburg this "28-th" day of May 2015 in duplicate, each in the Russian, English and French languages, all texts being equally authentic. In case of interpretation discrepancies, the English text shall prevail.

For the Russian Federation

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For the Republic of Cameroon

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