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ISIS In Iraq: Islamic States Recruits Orphan Children To Kill, Teaches Kids About Guns, Swords, Tanks And Apostates

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Militants of the Islamic State group, also known as ISIS, recruited Iraqi orphans into its child soldier division, educating them in jihadist ideology and military techniques, Reuters reported Friday. Many of the children reportedly came from Shi'ite Muslim and Yazidi families, religious communities routinely persecuted by the hardline Sunni Muslim militants who compelled the young boys and girls to refer their families as "apostates" subject to imprisonment and execution. 
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