Child soldiers 'recruited in Syria war'

Human Rights Watch condemns Kurds and other armed groups for putting children on the frontline.

    The family of a teenage girl in Syria has accused Kurdish forces of kidnapping her and forcing her to become a child soldier.

    The Kurds deny they abducted the 15-year-old and made her fight.

    Human Rights Watch has condemned the Kurds and other armed opposition groups in Syria for putting children on the frontlines.

    Al Jazeera's Natasha Ghoneim reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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