Related Rule
Algeria
Practice Relating to Rule 117. Accounting for Missing Persons
According to the Report on the Practice of Algeria, in the late 1950s, during the Algerian war of independence, the Armée de Libération Nationale (ALN) denied all responsibility for missing persons on the basis that it had systematically released all prisoners. 
Report on the Practice of Algeria, 1997, Chapter 5.2, referring to Farouk Benatïa, Les actions humanitaires pendant la lutte de libération (1954–1962), Editions Dahlab, Algiers, 1997, pp. 119–126.