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International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances - Aug 30
Every year around the globe, thousands of people get abruptly arrested by their governments without legitimate charges nor prior notification, and incarcerated in unknown locations. Political opponents, public demonstrators, journalists, human rights defenders and lawyers simply vanish amidst government dictatorships, while some other victims dissapear due to ethnic or religious frictions. Although most of the victims are men, women who disappear are more likely to suffer sexual violence.
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