Booklet lunched to protect Afghan children from armed conflict

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Ján Kubiš. Photo: Fardin Waezi / UNAMA

A booklet has been launched in Afghanistan by the UN to promote the rights of children under international law and Islam.

Afghanistan continues to suffer from instability as the government faces the ongoing threat of violence by the outlawed Taliban movement.

Thousands of people have died in recent years, including many children, despite the presence of international troops.

Daniel Dickinson reports.

Duration: 2'52"

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