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Think Again: Child Soldiers

World  (tags: war, children, warfare, childen's rights, conflict, corruption, violence, human rights abuses, world )

- 3282 days ago -
Child soldiers are usually depicted as victims. That's accurate: Exploited, torn from their families, deprived of their education, and forced into battle, child soldiers are truly casualties of war. They are cheap efficient weapons of assymetric warfare

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Dee C (23)
Tuesday May 26, 2009, 9:13 pm
How sad a situation this is..It really should be stopped..
Thanks Judy..
sadly noted..

mary f (202)
Wednesday May 27, 2009, 10:23 am
so terrible their are just stolen not to mention their innocence

Kit B (276)
Wednesday May 27, 2009, 10:40 am
Another sad truth about the state of the world. A practice that has gone on for thousands of years and will continue. Truly heartbreaking.

Catherine Turley (192)
Wednesday May 27, 2009, 11:57 am
how can foreigners help to stop civil wars in these countries? why don't the experts ever address solutions that can be enacted by their readers.

Cheree M (46)
Wednesday May 27, 2009, 12:32 pm
Sadley Noted. Thank You

Souad Nehmeh (0)
Thursday May 28, 2009, 12:07 am
It is so sad. They are killing the innocenity in the child. Instead of holding a book in his hand u can see a rifle instead. What a future is for this child.

Edward H (45)
Thursday May 28, 2009, 2:16 pm
A sad testament to man's inhumanity; take an innocent child and turn them into a killer [and then some].

Ancil S (175)
Thursday May 28, 2009, 9:14 pm
Children should not have to grow up like this,they are killing,and in turn,they are killing there childhood forever.This is totally unacceptable,and so,so very sad.

Richelle R (62)
Friday May 29, 2009, 1:37 pm
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