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9,000 child soldiers fighting in South Sudan war, UN says

By Agence France-Presse
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 6:33 EDT
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9,000 child soldiers fighting in South Sudan war, UN says (via AFP)

Over 9,000 children have been recruited as soldiers in South Sudan’s brutal four-month long civil war by both government and rebel forces, the UN’s human rights chief said Wednesday. “More than 9,000 children have been recruited into armed forces by…



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