Shocking numbers of children were used as human shields in Syria. The forced marriage and rape of children were also used as wartime tactics amid world conflicts this year, reports UNICEF.
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Farmers working on a field in Inle Lake, Myanmar. Agriculture is Myanmar’s main industry, accounting for 60 percent of the GDP and employing some 65 percent of the labour force.
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