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Red Cross Makes Plea for Documentation on 'Disappeared'

Ahead of Sunday's International Day of the Disappeared, the International Committee of the Red Cross appealed to governments and civil society to document the fate of people who have gone missing in conflicts and other disasters to alleviate the suffering of thousands of families living in a state of limbo. A Latin American non-governmental organization created the International Day of the Disappeared in Costa Rica in 1981, with the aim to draw attention to the fate of individuals...

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