They Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children: The Global Quest to Eradicate the Use of Child Soldiers

WED, MAY 25, 2011 (27:01)

The treatment of child soldiers is an ethical minefield. To the forces that use them, child soldiers are seen as weapons that are effective, cheap, and complete. How can the International community counter this, and end the use of child soldiers? How can the use of children in warfare be turned into a liability? This discussion with Lt. General Roméo A. Dallaire probes this important human rights issue.

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs