Enlisting at 16: the other side of the story


Child Soldiers International

This series of 2-minute films by Child Soldiers International give a powerful insight into the reality of signing up as a young recruit, how training brutalises young soldiers and the long-term harmful effects of training and combat.

See more info here: https://www.child-soldiers.org/dontenlistat16

Veterans for Peace UK are handing in a letter to the MoD today calling for an end the recruitment of children aged 16 and 17 into the British.

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