Children "bearing brunt" of conflict in South Sudan

Boys and girls are affected by the violence in South Sudan. Photo: UNICEF/Holt

Children are bearing the brunt of the conflict in South Sudan, according to the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF).

The agency says it is worried as children are dealing with strong psycho-social effects from having witnessed and experienced violence.

South Sudan continues to endure a conflict which has pitted government forces against rebels.

Stephanie Coutrix reports.

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