Child soldiers
Updated: 2/20/2020
Child soldiers

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  • So What age does the kids need to be to get affected by this and is there people trying to stop this?
  • Child soldiers can be anyone under 18 and Some groups of people are trying to stop it.
  • Why is this a issue and what is being done about it?
  • Child soldiers are being sent to war, and people are trying to tighten the gun laws so kids can't be sent out.
  • Where are key areas for Child soldiers?
  • It's been done in many places of the US.
  • How does this issue affect the world and those involved?
  • It's affecting the kids physical and emotional health.
  • Why is this happening?
  • Because kids are easy targets for military recruitment due to their vulnerability to be influenced compared to adults.
  • What are other things you know about child soldiers.
  • I know that the law of human rights says 18 is the lowest legal age for recruitment of children in hostile ways and abduction is the common way of child soldier recruitment. Some of the children may be as young as four.