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More than 80 child soldiers released in DRC

Concerted efforts by aid agencies has seen 83 child soldiers released by an armed group in the DRC. All of them were apparently...

African conflicts pose threats to children – UN report

Despite progress to protect children living in war-affected countries, the evolving character and tactics of conflict are creating unprecedented threats for children,...

UN “concerned” about re-recruitment of child soldiers by M23

Senior United Nations officials are concerned about reports of dozens of children who escaped from the rebel 23 March Movement (M23) in...


Raw deal for defence in SONA

Last week’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) by President Cyril Ramaphosa, also Commander-in-Chief of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), sadly did...