Somali Teenagers Flee Al-Shabaab Recruitment Campaign
The governor of Bay region, Ali Wardhere Doyow, says the militant group is pressuring leaders of local villages to make sure teenagers join its ranks.
Children being transported to these camps (file photo).
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