Video footage shows Muhammad al-Durrah, 12 years old, as he is shot 4 times by Israeli troops. He died after the father shouted at the soldiers not to shoot and was wounded himself. Israeli Cabinet Secretary, Yitzhak Herzog, said that Palestinian security forces could have saved the boy.

Anti-child-slavery activist, member of the Bonded Labor Liberation Front of Pakistan, 12 year old Iqbal Masih was shot in the back with a 12 gauge shotgun. He was posthumously awarded the World Children’s Prize for the Rights of the Child.

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