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UN: Syrian Conflict Has 'Alarming Impact' on Children

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is highlighting what he has called the "alarming impact" of the Syrian conflict on the country's children. In a report Tuesday to the Security Council, Ban said government forces have killed countless kids, arrested and tortured children and kept them from accessing schools and healthcare. The report also said opposition fighters have used child soldiers in operations that resulted in casualties, including children, and engaged...

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