200 Indonesian Children Detected in ISIS Strongholds

Whisnu Mardiansyah    •    16 Agustus 2017 15:54 WIB
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200 Indonesian Children Detected in ISIS Strongholds
Komnas PA chairman Arist Merdeka Sirait ((Photo: MI/Atet Dwi Pramadia)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The National Commission for Child Protection (Komnas PA) has detected 200 Indonesian children in a number of ISIS strongholds.

"At least 200 children," Komnas PA chairman Arist Merdeka Sirait told Metrotvnews,com on Wednesday, Augus 16, 2017.

Komnas PA will cooperate with related agencies. It will prepare deradicalization programs.

The  independent commission will treat their psychological conditions. It will address their religious views.

"The situation is very concerning," he said.



(WAH)