Somalia’s government is detaining and torturing children linked to the Islamist armed group Al-Shabab, according to a Human Rights Watch report released yesterday.
Fighting Through Childhood
February 12, 2019
Deployed as fighters, slaves, and informants, the number of children recruited for armed conflict has doubled since 2012, according to a new analysis marking the International Day Against the Use of Child Soldiers.
Where Impunity Reigns, Traffickers Sow Terror
January 8, 2019
Human trafficking has risen to “horrific dimensions”—with children now accounting for nearly a third of the victims, a