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Colombia's Child Soldiers

Featuring news on issues around the world. Thousands of children have been forced to fight in Colombia's 50-year conflict. With peace talks underway, Tom Esslemont meets children as they find their way to back to society.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Sun 17 Nov 2013 21:30


Role Contributor
ReporterTom Esslemont

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Red House

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