Children used both for combat and non-combat tasks
894 children, including 106 girls, managed to release from captivity of militants in Nigeria.
The younger generation in their purposes were the local fighters against the Islamist group Boko Haram. The armed group was organized in 2013 and the militants are actively recruited and attracted children, according to the UN children’s Fund UNICEF.
The children not only saw with my own eyes the killing and violence, but they themselves are attracted to participation in armed conflict.
“This had serious consequences for their physical and emotional well-being”, – said the representatives of UNICEF.
The international organization added that all they managed to release for over 1,700 children.
“It’s a step in the right direction to protect the rights of children and should be recognized and encouraged,” — said the head of UNICEF in Nigeria Mohammed fall.
It is noted that the armed conflict between the armed groups has been ongoing for 10 years. Children fighters began actively to recruit in 2013. For 4 years this cynical practice involved more than 3,500 children.
As reported earlier, in to Vinnytsia severely dealt with children, the murderer turned out to be the closest person. The assassination killed two children. This information was confirmed by the press service of the Vinnytsia police.
According to security officials, a terrible incident occurred on 31 December. “December 31, about 15 hours in the police from an ambulance dispatcher received a report that the apartment in Vinnitsa found no signs of life of two women and a boy. 3-year-old girl with injuries in the head was hospitalized in the intensive care unit of the hospital,” police said.
Doctors were unable to save the child. While providing medical assistance to girl, to get died in the hospital.
“The ambulance called a resident of Vinnytsia, who reported that he found in his apartment dead 63-year-old mother, 30-year-old wife and 7-year-old son” — tell in a press-service.
The victims died from inflicted head injuries. At the time of arrival of police at the apartment was the man who called an ambulance. He was taken to the police Department for clarification of all circumstances.
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