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Unformatted text preview: their liver, their heart, which they took out an sliced and friedAnd they made us little ones eat.-Peruvian woman, recruited by the Shining Path at age 11 Peruvian woman, interview by R. Brett and M. McCallin, Children the Invisible Soldiers. Stockholm: Radda Baren, 1996 'When I get older, I will organise a gang and seek my father's revenge.' Asif, 12 Afghan refugee Uses of child soldiers: (no source) Fighters, messengers, porters, spies and cooks. If female: wives/ sex slaves of the commander; often infected with sexually transmitted diseases or HIV/AIDS and have great possibilities of being pregnant. Iran using Child Soldiers to suppress Tehran protests (3/13/11) http://www.freedomessenger.com/iran-using-child-soldiers-to-suppress-tehran-protests/...
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