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Focus on Sierra Leone: Former child soldier recounts past experiences

After being traumatised by a civil war in their own country. Sierra Leone's child soldiers were recruited by private security companies to fight in Iraq. A report by a Danish academic says Sierra Leone's government used the process as an employment scheme. But as Caitlin McGee reports from Freetown, the security company only targeted Sierra Leone after it was barred from operating in Liberia.

Focus on Sierra Leone: Mudslide left hundreds of people homeless

Focus on Sierra Leone: Mudslide left hundreds of people homeless

Sierra Leone Education: Pregnant girls get special government schools

Sierra Leone Education: Pregnant girls get special government schools

Sierra Leone Elections: Voting under way in Sierra Leone to choose a new leader

Sierra Leone Elections: Voting under way in Sierra Leone to choose a new leader

Sierra Leone Peace Diamond: Villagers' long wait for funds from sale of gem

Sierra Leone Peace Diamond: Villagers' long wait for funds from sale of gem

US drops conditions for F-16 sales to Türkiye

US drops conditions for F-16 sales to Türkiye

Putin: Russia considers nuclear weapons as tool for deterrence

Putin: Russia considers nuclear weapons as tool for deterrence

Boluarte elected as Peru's new president following Castillo's impeachment

Boluarte elected as Peru's new president following Castillo's impeachment

German far-right group raided over coup plot

German far-right group raided over coup plot

Conditions for sale of US F-16s removed from defence bill

Conditions for sale of US F-16s removed from defence bill

6th TRT World Forum to kick off in Istanbul on Friday

6th TRT World Forum to kick off in Istanbul on Friday

Families in Qatar host World Cup fans in their homes

Families in Qatar host World Cup fans in their homes

Democratic US Senator Warnock beats Trump-backed rival Walker

Democratic US Senator Warnock beats Trump-backed rival Walker

Teachers’ strike in Tunisia affecting many students

Teachers’ strike in Tunisia affecting many students

Ukraine demands return of women and children abducted by Russia

Ukraine demands return of women and children abducted by Russia

Blinken: US neither encourages nor enables Kiev to attack Russia

Blinken: US neither encourages nor enables Kiev to attack Russia

Al Jazeera asks Intl Criminal Court to probe Israeli forces

Al Jazeera asks Intl Criminal Court to probe Israeli forces

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