Child Soldier Faces Trial at Gitmo. Plea Deal in Works.

Omar Khadr faces trial next week on allegations that he killed an American soldier during a firefight in Khost, Afghanistan. Khadr was only 15years old when he was detained. If tried, he would be the first child soldier to face a military commission since WWII. Khadr alleges he was tortured. Human Rights First has monitored his case from its inception. Read about the case Read our commentary on the blog


Published on October 14, 2010


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