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Afghanistan 2018-08-07T10:27:05+00:00

The information below is based on the Report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict (A/72/865–S/2018/465) issued on 16 May 2018.

Photo: UNICEF Afghanistan

Conflict-related violence continued to severely affect children throughout Afghanistan, with 3,179 verified cases of children killed and maimed in 2017.

Although the number of verified cases represents a 10% decrease in verified cases compared to 2016, casualty rates remain very high.

2017 Verified Figures

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Cases of Recruitment and Use
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Child Casualties
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Children Killed
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Incidents of Denial of Humanitarian Access