FC: Taliban Treatment of Children
1: As war turned against the Talibans in Afghanistan and Pakistan they began using children as weapons and victims.
3: There are reports of Talibans increasingly using children as human shields and weapons, during combat.
5: Children even at age three have been sent into fire zones to plants bombs for the Talibans and retrieve weapons or to drag wounded Talibans to safety.
6: In June men had went up to an eight year old girl and told her to take a bag to a police vehicle. But when she got near the police, the men standing at a distance remotely detonated the bomb they had planted in the bag. The little girl had died but the police officers survived.
8: Children are made to do and see things by the Talibans that children should never witness.