“Left home at the age of seven. One year later I’m carryin’ an AK-47.”
Emmanuel Jal was forcibly recruited as a child soldier in Sudan’s civil war when he was just eight years old.
There are still tens of thousands of children fighting in 19 countries around the world.
Support our calls for an arms treaty that protects human rights and gives Emmanuels of the future the chance to have a normal childhood at amnesty.org.uk/arms