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The Case In March 2008, TRIAL submitted a communication to the United Nations Human Rights Committee on behalf of Aîssa Mezine, acting for his brother Bouzid Mezine. The latter was kidnapped in Algiers on 11 August 1996 between 1h30 and 2h00 am, following a police operation. He is reported to have been missing since then. This incident has occurred within the general...
Introduction In February 2008, TRIAL submitted an individual communication to the Human Rights Committee on behalf of Fatma Zohra Berzig, a widow acting on behalf of her son, Kamel Djebrouni. The latter was kidnapped in Algiers during the night of 19-20 November 1994 and has never been seen since. His disappearance took place within the context of thousands of other...

Arrested with his wife, tortured and forcibly disappeared

12.02.2016 - (Last modified: 10.11.2016)
The Case In November 2007, TRIAL lodged an application before the United Nations Human Rights Committee on behalf of Kamel Rakik. The ACT acts as a representative for Mrs. Guezout and M. Abdelrahim and Bachir Rakik, respectively the mother and the brothers of the victim. Kamel Rakik was arrested on May, 6, 1996, in Ouled Moussa, and has been reported missing ever sin...
The case TRIAL lodged an individual complaint before the United Nations Human Rights Committee on behalf of Mériem Zarzi, spouse Aouabdia, in October 2007. She acts in the name of her husband, kidnapped on 30 May 1994 in Constantine, and missing since. He disappeared during a widespread campaign of forced disappearances in Algeria between 1992 and 1998. Brahim Aou...

Severe torture inflicted on Mr. Nouar Abdelmalek

12.02.2016 - (Last modified: 15.09.2016)
Introduction In July 2009, TRIAL filed an individual communication against Algeria before the United Nations Committee against Torture on behalf of Mr. Nouar Abdelmalek. M. Nouar Abdelmalek joined the Algerian army in 1990. Within the context of the widespread violence causing havoc in Algeria during the nineties, he refused to obey orders to carry out assignments...

Torture and death of Mr. Djilali HANAFI in November 1998

12.02.2016 - (Last modified: 15.09.2016)
The Case In April 2008, TRIAL filed an individual complaint on behalf of Sahraoui Hanafi, who was acting for his brother, Djilali Hanafi, to the UN Committee against Torture. Djilali Hanafi was arrested and detained for two days at the police headquarters (Dark Al Watani) in Mechraa Sfa (Algeria). Whilst being detained, he was subject to serious acts of torture that...
In January 2012 TRIAL submitted an individual communication to the United Nations Human Rights Committee on behalf of Mrs Kamela Allioua and Mrs. Fatima Zohra Kerouane. They are acting for their grand-children and brothers Mr. Adel, Tarek and Mohamed Kerouane, who were arrested respectively on 12 April 1994, on 20 May 1994 and on 22 February 1996 in Constantine by Alg...

Enforced Disappearance of Mr. Hacen LOUDDI in April 1995

12.02.2016 - (Last modified: 15.09.2016)
In September 2011, TRIAL submitted an individual communication to the United Nations Human Rights Committee on behalf of Mrs. Halima Louddi. Mrs. Halima Louddi is acting on behalf of her son, Mr. Hacen Louddi, who was abducted on 9 April 1995 in Algiers and has been reported missing ever since. This incident has occurred within the general context of the enforced disa...

Enforced disappearance of Mr. Yahia Kroumi in August 1994

12.02.2016 - (Last modified: 15.09.2016)
In July 2011 TRIAL submitted an individual communication to the United Nations Human Rights Committee on behalf of Mr. Bouguera Kroumi, acting for his son Yahia Kroumi. Mr. Yahia Kroumi was arrested on 12 August 1994 in Constantine and he has been reported missing ever since. This incident has occurred within the general context of the enforced disappearance of thousa...

Enforced disappearance of Sahraoui AYACHE in August 1994

12.02.2016 - (Last modified: 15.09.2016)
In June 2011, TRIAL lodged an individual complaint before the United Nations Human Rights Committee on behalf of Ms Aïcha Dehimi and Miss Nouara Ayache. These women were acting in the name of their son and brother, M. Sahraoui Ayache, kidnapped on 12 August 1994 in Constantine and who has been missing ever since. His disappearance occurred during a widespread campaign...

Enforced disappearance of Rachid SASSENE in May 1996

12.02.2016 - (Last modified: 15.09.2016)
In December 2010, TRIAL lodged an individual complaint before the United Nations Human Rights Committee on behalf of Ms Bariza Zaier, spouse of Rachid Sassene. She acts in the name of her husband, kidnapped on 18 May 1996 in Constantine, and missing ever since. He disappeared during a widespread campaign of forced disappearances in Algeria between 1992 and 1998. Mr...

Enforced Disappearance of M. Farid Faraoun in February 1997

12.02.2016 - (Last modified: 15.09.2016)
During the month of May 2009, TRIAL submitted an individual communication against Algeria to the United Nations Human Rights Committee on behalf of Aouali Mounie, Faraoun Feryale and Bouregba Fatiha each acting respectively in their capacity as wife, daughter and mother of Mr. Farid Faraoun. This is now the thirteenth case to be lodged against Algeria by TRIAL....
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