Child soldiers ... a deadly game

Monica perez & Vida govea

Thematic statement:

Child solders are people that have been traumatised and hurt , They have very little options they had no choice on weather to going the war.

Child soliders: A world wide scourage

March 22, 2012 | By Jo Becker

Last week in The Hague, the International Criminal Court, or ICC, found the Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga guilty of recruiting and using child soldiers in the armed conflict in that country, sealing his fate as the court's first convicted war criminal. At the same time, the viral video "Kony 2012"has seemingly achieved its goal of making Joseph Kony, another rebel commander facing an ICC arrest warrant, notorious for his alleged crimes, including the abduction of an estimated 30,000 children for hisLord's Resistance Army.

Former sierra leone child solider helps other victims (Articles)

August 30, 2012 | By Robyn Dixon, Los Angeles Times

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - When Ishmael Beah looked at the dazed faces of child soldiers in the Central African Republic, dark memories rose inside him. He'd been in a similar situation as a boy soldier in the West African country of Sierra Leone in the 1990s during a war in which combatants routinely chopped off people's limbs. Now he had traveled the corrugated back roads of the Central African Republic to the remote town of Ndele, where he was present last week for negotiations with militia leaders on the release of child combatants.

Child Soldiers of Africa

SAQ Response

My project them play out in A Long Way gone and in my article because in the article it says " children are/ were in war because they dont have any place to go also they would do it because they wanted to kill for their anger and lost ''. and in Long way gone " some of you are hear because yall dont have anywere to go or its the safest place " . child solders are a deadly game because no one cane control them once they are in war they been tromitaised druged and scared .