Afghanistan

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Afghanistan 2018-03-13T15:18:08+00:00

The information below is based on the Report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict (A/72/361-S/2017/821) issued on 24 August 2017.

Photo: UNICEF Afghanistan

The security situation in Afghanistan  deteriorated in 2016, with intensifying armed clashes between the Afghan National Defence and Security Forces and the Taliban affecting children throughout the country.

The Government has made significant progress in implementing its action plan to end and prevent child recruitment and use of children.

2016 Verified Figures

0
Cases of Recruitment and Use
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Child Casualties
0
Children Killed
0
Incidents of Denial of Humanitarian Access