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    The Vancouver Principles, New Steps to Help UN Peacekeepers Stop Child-Soldier Use

    by  • November 13, 2017 • Child Soldiers, UN Peacekeeping • 

    The one sure announcement to emerge from the annual United Nations peacekeeping defense ministerial conference this week will be the adoption of the Vancouver Principles, a set of rules aimed primarily at preventing the recruitment and use of child soldiers. The conference, being held Nov. 14-15 in Vancouver, British Columbia, will feature more than...

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