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KAZAKHSTAN: All orphanages to close down
news-archive24 Apr 2014
The draft law aims to have children requiring alternative care to living with families, instead of special institutions. 
TURKEY: Three teens detained for Berkin protest during Children's Day celebration
news-archive24 Apr 2014
Berkin Elvan was a 15-year-old boy who was shot with a police tear gas canister during last summer's Gezi Park protests and died after 269 days in a coma. 
AUSTRALIA: Human Rights Commission to investigate self-harm and suicide in children
news-archive23 Apr 2014
The decision responds to the fact that Australia has some of the highest self-harm and suicide rates among young people in the developed world.
IRAN: Four juvenile executions in four days
news-archive22 Apr 2014
Human rights group says hanging of 16-year-old comes just days after execution of three other juveniles.  

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BELGIUM: Parliament lifts age restrictions on euthanasia for terminally ill patients
13 Feb 2014
Belgium's Parliament has voted through an amendment to its 2002 euthanasia law extending the right to die to children who are incurably sick and suffering extreme pain. CRIN welcomes this ground-breaking move for children's rights. 
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