Posted by: APO | 19 August 2016

Hundreds of Children recruited by Armed Groups in South Sudan, as Violations against Women and Children Increase

More than 650 children have been recruited into armed groups in South Sudan since the beginning of this year, UNICEF said today. Fearful that renewed conflict could put tens of thousands of children at ever greater risk, UNICEF called for an immediate end to recruitment and the unconditional release of all children by armed actors. An estimated 16,000 children have been recruited by armed groups and… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/hundreds-of-children-recruited-by-armed-groups-in-south-sudan-as-violations-against-women-and-children-increase?lang=en


Categories

%d bloggers like this: