Displaying items by tag: child rights violation

UN Child Rights Committee says children exposed to indiscriminate violence, random shootings and arbitrary arrests under military government.

Published in Myanmar

Indian forces have extensively used shotgun pellets to subdue Kashmiri protesters, many of them young men and teenagers.

Published in India

Suzy Ishkontana hardly speaks or eats. It’s been two days since the 7-year-old girl was pulled from the rubble of what was once her family’s home, destroyed amid a barrage of Israeli airstrikes. She spent hours buried in the wreckage as her siblings and mother died around her.

Published in Palestine

A boy who cried out when he was beaten for complaining of stomach pains drew attention from a passerby, who alerted police in the central Indian city of Agra.

Published in India