Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 99. Deprivation of Liberty
Section A. General
Argentina’s Law of War Manual (1989) provides that illegal detention of protected persons is a grave breach of the 1949 Geneva Conventions and of the 1977 Additional Protocol I. 
Argentina, Leyes de Guerra, PC-08-01, Público, Edición 1989, Estado Mayor Conjunto de las Fuerzas Armadas, aprobado por Resolución No. 489/89 del Ministerio de Defensa, 23 April 1990, § 8.03.
Argentina’s Law on the Protection of Children’s and Adolescents’ Rights (2005) states: “Children and adolescents have the right to liberty … [They] cannot be deprived of [their liberty] unlawfully or arbitrarily.” 
Argentina, Law on the Protection of Childrens and Adolescents Rights, 2005, Article 19.