Mauritanea is the 36th country to ratify the International Convention for the Protection of all Persons from Enforced Disappearances.
Since the 20th state (Iraq) ratified this treaty on the 23rd of November 2010, the convention entered into force on the 23rd of December 2010 as states the convention itself in article 39. In the case of Armenia, the convention entered into force on the 24th of February 2011, also 30 days after the ratification instruments were deposited.
Peru became the 35st state to ratify the treaty. It still has to recognize the competence of the UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances.