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Enforced and Involuntary Disappearances: Algeria

In international human rights law, an enforced disappearance occurs when a person is secretly abducted by a state, political organization, or by a third party.

Population¹: 40,400,000

There are 4,000 publicly known cases in Algeria of enforced and involuntary disappearances.²

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