[JURIST] The Transitional Federal Government of Somalia [CFR backgrounder] on Wednesday signed an action plan [press release, PDF] to be implemented with the goal of ending the recruitment of child soldiers in the region. Somali Deputy Prime Minister Hussein Arab Isse signed the action plan, which is backed by the UN Political Office for Somalia (UNPOS) [official website], at a meeting of the International Contact Group on Somalia in Rome. Full compliance with the terms of the plan will result...

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