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June 25, 2013

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Photo: Child soldier in Syria
Sebastiano Tomada
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The Telegraph

Eight Years Old With An AK-47

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Combat photographer Sebastiano Tomada filmed a video of an eight-year old Syrian boy on the front lines of the civil war, working alongside Free Syrian Army soldiers.  The boy is carrying an AK-47.  Tomada tells guest host Sean Cole about meeting the little boy, who, in spite of his tough appearance, is with the Free Syrian Army because he has nowhere else to go. The video was published on the site of the British newspaper, The Telegraph.

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