CCPR/C/112/D/2098/2011 United Nations International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Distr.: General 15 December 2014 English Original: French Human Rights Committee Communication No. 2098/2011 Views adopted by the Committee at its 112th session (7–31 October 2014) GE.14-24393 (E) Submitted by: Tahar Ammari (represented by counsel, Nassira Dutour of the Collectif des Familles de Disparus en Algérie (Coalition of Families of Disappeared Persons in Algeria)) Alleged victims: Toufik Ammari (son of the author) and the author himself State party: Algeria Date of communication: 8 June 2011 (initial submission) Document reference: Special Rapporteur’s rule 97 decision, transmitted to the State party on 13 September 2011 (not issued in document form) Date of adoption of Views: 30 October 2014 Subject matter: Enforced disappearance Substantive issues: Right to an effective remedy; prohibition of torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment; right to liberty and security of person; respect for the inherent dignity of the human person; recognition as a person before the law; and right to a hearing by an impartial tribunal Procedural issues: Exhaustion of domestic remedies Articles of the Covenant: Articles 2 (para. 3), 7, 9, 10 (para. 1) and 16 Article of the Optional Protocol: Article 5 (para. 2 (b)) 300115 030215 

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