Africas Civil Wars Sierra Leone Documentary 18+ not for children !!

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Africas Civil Wars Sierra Leone Documentary 18+ not for children !!

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The Forgotten War: The Sierra Leone Civil War

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The Forgotten War: The Sierra Leone Civil War This is a documentary I made in 2007 based on the Civil War of Sierra Leone. It deals with blood diamonds, child soldiers, Africa, and triumph over tragedy.

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Sierra Leone’s Cocaine-Drugged Child Soldiers

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Sierra Leone’s Cocaine-Drugged Child Soldiers Children of War (2000): This is the story of the child soldiers who were drugged with cocaine to make them fight in a war fuelled by blood diamonds, and the child victims of mutilations. Can a permanent world court bring justice to a lost generation? For downloads and more information visit A deeply moving report on Sierra Leone’s children of war. Sherieff Koroma is today in a schoolroom learning to read and write. Earlier in the year he was living a different life, his nickname was Captain Cut-Hand. After his house was burnt down by...

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Sierra Leone Civil War

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Sierra Leone Civil War

The Sierra Leone Civil War began on 23 March 1991 when the Revolutionary United Front (RUF), with support from the special forces of Charles Taylor’s National Patriotic Front of Liberia (NPFL), intervened in Sierra Leone in an attempt to overthrow the Joseph Momoh government. The resulting civil war lasted 11 years, enveloped the country, and left over 50,000 dead. During the first year of the war, the RUF took control of large swathes of territory in eastern and southern Sierra Leone, which were rich in alluvial diamonds. The government’s ineffective response to the RUF, and the...

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