Thursday, March 22, 2012

#SierraLeone: Child Soldiers - At just nine-years-old, Leone was abducted by rebels

Uploaded by on 9 Mar 2012

At just nine-years-old, this young man was abducted by rebels in Sierra Leone. He fought with them for six months and was forced to commit unimaginable atrocities. Listen to his story and how children's charity SOS Children helped him turn his life around by providing him with an education and helping him become independent. Today, he is a peace activist and campaigns against the use of child soldiers.