This brief commentary discusses child soldiers in general and Omar Khadr, a 15 yr old whom the United States military captured during armed conflict in Afghanistan, in particular. I suggest the conversation should be broadened and to move past misperceptions of the applicable law and norms concerning detention and prosecution of child belligerents.
Jurist - Academic Commentary
Chris Jenks, Not Child's Play: Revisiting the Law of Child Soldiers, JURIST - ACADEMIC COMMENTARY (Apr. 13, 2010).