Argentina - Children stolen during the Civil War case
Hundreds of children were stolen from dissidents and placed with military families and others - some internationally - during the Military junta of the 1970's and 1980's. Las Madres de la Plaza de Mayo, now the Abuelas de la Plaza de Mayo, have sought to locate and return more the hundreds of illegally adopted children of the disappeared.
Number of children: 500
LocationBuenos Aires, Buenos Aires Province