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The UK is the only country in Europe that recruits children under 18 to the military. and there is substantial evidence, compiled in a Briefing by Medact that shows that young recruits are more likely to suffer PTSD, alcohol and drug problems and attempt suicide than men and women who join the military age 18 or older. 

Ask your MP and MSP to sign Motions on Military Recruitment of Under 18s

Find contact info for your MP/MSP, and email them at https://www.writetothem.com/.

Write to your MP and ask them to sign EDM 694 on the Recruitment of Minors into the UK Armed Forces.

Write to your MSPs and ask them to sign motion S5M-02912 on the British Army’s Increased Intake of 16-year-olds 

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