Thousands of Child Soldiers Released in S. Sudan
This is being hailed as one of the largest-ever demobilizations of children in a conflict zone.
Child soldiers at an SPLM/A training centre in southern Sudan.
South Sudan: Govt Releases 280 Child Soldiers - UN
Sudan Tribune, 27 January 2015
280 child soldiers from South Sudan Democratic Army (SSDA) Cobra Faction, a former rebel group based in Jonglei state, have been set free, the United Nations said Tuesday. Read more »
African Arguments, 23 January 2015
Amidst protracted conflict with Nuer rebels and a peace-negotiation impasse in Addis Ababa, the Government of South Sudan (GOSS) is also one year in to a brave political experiment… Read more »