Russia in the Donbass recruits the teenager to participate in the fighting. About it in the UN security Council said the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Sergiy Kyslytsya, UNIAN reports.
According to the UN monitoring mission on human rights in Ukraine, 90 of teenage boys and 47 girls have died after the Russian aggression.
80 children were killed in the plane crash Malaysian airlines. 68 children were maimed in the conflict zone in the explosion of a previously unexploded mines and ordnance. To all the children of Donbass – 15 thousand.
240 thousand out of about 1.7 million internally displaced persons are children. In addition, almost 200 thousand boys and girls living in the 15-kilometer zone along the contact line on both sides.
“There were reports from various sources that children who are only 15 years old, were recruited into the armed youth groups and participated in active combat as a full member of the United Russia-backed forces of militants, including youth intelligence and subversive activities in government-controlled (Ukraine) territory,” said Sorrel.
See also: 200 thousand children in the Donbass in need of psychosocial support – UN