Child Soldiers: Why Do Soldiers Play Children?

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“Children play soldiers and that makes since, but why do soldiers play children?” Child soldiers are not responsible for their actions. Some soldiers were forced into fighting and having very little choice over whether or not what they do. The recruiters of child soldiers also use drugs and alcohol to make them compliant and to enable them to commit acts they would not ordinarily commit. Therefore they should not be held responsible for actions they were forced to commit. Yeah i get they committed a crime that could kill them and put other people in danger. But if they were never drugged then they probably wouldn't have done it. Also they don't know any better, they were born and raised into fighting. Once children are recruited into the
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