The FARC announced that will not recruit minors under 17 years

The FARC announced Thursday that it will not incorporate into its ranks minors than 17 years, raising two years as the minimum age of its fighters, and denied having “forcibly recruited neither children nor to any combatant”. “The FARC (…) decide not to...

Mexico is questioned by the UN for the disappearance of emigrant minors

The Committee on Enforced Disappearances of the United Nations criticized this Tuesday to Mexico on cases of migrants and specifically, emigrant minors who disappear and are victims of sexual, labor exploitation or human trafficking. The rapporteurs of Mexico, Luciano Hazan and...

Eight children presumably stabbed are found dead in Australia

Eight children were found dead this Friday in a house in a city of northern Australia, the police reported. The bodies of children between 18 months and 15 years, who allegedly  died stabbed, were found next to a wounded woman, who according to the police could be their mother. A...

Taliban terrorists attack Pakistani school leaving at least 148 dead

At least 148 dead, mostly children and adolescents, was the balance after an attack executed by a group of armed Taliban on Tuesday that broke into a school for children of military personnel in Pakistan. This school, whose 500 students are between 10 and 18 years old, is located...

Minor disappeared four years ago is found behind a false wall

A 13-year-old boy, who had disappeared four years ago, has been found by the police hidden behind a a false wall in his father’s house in Georgia, according to local media. The Clayton County police initially came to the house but its owners denied that the child was found...

Video where a minor is shot by the police of Cleveland is diffused

The policeman who shot last Saturday to an Afro-American boy of 12 who had a toy gun did it seconds after arriving at the scene, according to a published surveillance video and authorized by the Cleveland police. Despite the short duration of the incident, the Cleveland Police...

Peña Nieto: Responsibles for the disappearance of 43 students will be punished

The president of Mexico, Enrique Peña Nieto, pledged on Monday to punish those responsible for the disappearance of 43 students in Iguala, on an alleged joint action of local police and drug traffickers. Authorities are still investigating whether among the 28 corpses found over...

Unicef ​​reports at least 3,700 African children orphaned by the Ebola virus

At least 3,700 children in Guinea Conakry, Liberia and Sierra Leone have lost one or two parents due to the virus, according to estimates released today by UNICEF. Unicef ​​warns that the number of orphans due to virus could double between now and mid-October in the wake of the...
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