Recruiting children under age of 15 as a soldier is war crime - Hikmet Hajiyev

  24 October 2020    Read: 619
 Recruiting children under age of 15 as a soldier is war crime - Hikmet Hajiyev

"Video shows that Armenia employes child-soldiers. Needs to be investigated", Assistant of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Head of Foreign Policy Affairs Department of the Presidential Administration Hikmet Hajiyev wrote on his Twitter page, AzVision.az reports.

"Recruiting and using children under the age of 15 as a soldier is prohibited under international humanitarian law – treaty and custom – and is defined as a war crime by ICC", the message reads.


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