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Shocking Truth Revealed About Liberia's Former Child Soldiers: They Were Girls

Shocking Truth Revealed About Liberia's Former Child Soldiers: They Were Girls | Social Media Slant 4 Good | Scoop.it
New accounts of Liberia's former child soldiers bring to light the fact that a number of Charles Taylor's fighters were, in fact, girls. Their stories need to be told.
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"Women who lived through these experiences not only suffer from various forms of post-traumatic disorders, but also, it turns out, struggle to find work and establish families. "They are generally not regarded as potential candidates for marriage, and most employers are reluctant to hire them,” one aid worker explained.  “They live in ghettos and hide their past.”"

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