Four out of ten members of FARC, ELN guerillas are minors

Posted on August 14, 2012 • Filed under: Colombia, Crime, FARC, Human Rights Latin America, Organized Crime, Social Issues

Natalia Springer, political scientist and columnist in various local media, announced in an interview with RCN Radio some figures in the report “as sheep among wolves” to be presented in full on Wednesday against the Colombian Family Welfare Institute (ICBF).

“Today, no fewer than 4 out of 10 fighters of the FARC and ELN are children,” said Springer to warn that the recruitment of children increased by 17 percent over the past four years. Read Article

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