Arab coalition condemns UN report on Children and Armed Conflict - Arab News

RIYADH: The Arab coalition working to restore legitimacy in Yemen has released a statement in response to the UN's Annual Report on Children and Armed Conflict, released Friday. The coalition acknowledged that the UN report had added it to a list of ...

Children and armed conflict - Report of the Secretary-General (A/72/361–S/2017/821) [EN/AR] - ReliefWeb

The present report, which covers the period from January to December 2016, is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 2225 (2015). It highlights trends regarding the impact of armed conflict on children and provides information on violations ...

Business Recorder - Business Recorder (press release) (blog)

UNITED NATIONS: A new United Nations report says more than 8,000 children were killed or injured in armed conflicts throughout the world last year, a number that UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called “unacceptable.” The UN said in a statement ...

Stats on children in armed conflicts appalling: UN - South African Broadcasting Corporation

The figures were revealed in the Annual Report on Children in Armed Conflicts that shines a spotlight on the child victims in countries affected by armed conflict.(SABC). Tags: UN · ISIS · Boko Haram and Al Qaeda Virginia Gamba. “Appalled” is how the ...

Appalled by Number of Children Killed, Maimed in Armed Conflict, Secretary-General Highlights New Efforts with ... - ReliefWeb

The Secretary-General is appalled that more than 8,000 children were killed and maimed in conflict situations in 2016. These unacceptable attacks on children, as well as the continued widespread recruitment and use of children, attacks on schools and ...

UN Report Verifies Shocking Toll Children Suffered in 2016 Conflicts - Voice of America

The United Nations says thousands of children in 20 conflict situations around the globe were killed, maimed, recruited, abducted or sexually violated in 2016. The annual blacklist on children in armed conflict names and shames abusers. Issued Friday ...

UN urges focusing on violations against children in armed conflicts - Kuwait News Agency

NEW YORK, Oct 6 (KUNA) -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres Friday presented annual report on Children and Armed Conflict to UN Security Council, aimed at raising awareness on violations against rights of children and promoting measures to ...

Why do war crimes against children bear no repercussions? - ReliefWeb

In her five young years, Buthaina has witnessed the type of violence and brutality that powerful people and governments often want to keep hidden. Pulled from the rubble of her family home in Yemen's capital Sana'a, viral images show her sitting up in ...

UN chief: Over 8000 children killed and hurt in conflicts - New Jersey Herald

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Thursday it's unacceptable and appalling that more than 8,000 children were killed and injured in conflicts last year from Syria and Yemen to Congo and Afghanistan and urged combatants ...

Over 8000 children killed or injured in armed conflicts across world last year: UN - Radio Pakistan (press release)

In a fresh report the United Nations has revealed that more than eight thousand children have been killed or injured in armed conflicts across the world last year. Referring to the high number of death toll of the children the UN Secretary-General ...

UN: More than 8000 children killed, hurt in conflicts - Petra News Agency

New York, Oct. 6 (Petra) -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, said Thursday it's unacceptable and appalling that more than 8,000 children were killed and injured in conflicts last year, urging combatants to do more to protect boys and girls. The ...