‘Al-Qaeda boys’ show how easy children can be swayed by terrorist propaganda
In footage released yesterday by US and Iraqi forces, children under the age of 11 are shown simulating terrorist actions. For the Americans and the Iraqis it is sign that al-Qaeda is in trouble. Iraqi experts explain the trend suggesting that children are used because they raise fewer suspicions; they express strong criticism at how easy children in Iraq can use guns.
1) ‘Al-Qaeda boys’ show how easy children can be swayed by terrorist propaganda