A fourteen year old child soldier for the Sierra Leone Army, Abu Kamara, left, is helped with his British self Loading rifle (SLR) by another soldier while protecting the small town of Ropath near Masiaka, 55 km east of the capital Freetown, May 2000. (AP Photo/Adam Butler)

UK Defense Contractor ‘Employed Former Child Soldiers’ As Mercenaries In Iraq

UK Aegis Defense Services employed former child soldiers from Sierra Leone as ‘the cheapest soldiers globally’.