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Both male and female students were studying at the center, preparing for entrance exams.

Most of the children were reported to be aged between 10 and 13.

The Principality of Monaco has announced its endorsement of the Safe Schools Declaration, becoming the 80th country to commit to safeguarding education during armed conflict

The Naxals in Jharkhand's Latehar region on Wednesday destroyed one of the government schools in the area.

Many students are not returning to education after their classes were suspended due to clashes between armed groups.

Human Rights Watch documented 19 threats or attacks on schools, and 10 threats or attacks on education personnel.

Djibouti, Macedonia, Peru, and San Marino have become the latest countries to endorse the Safe Schools Declaration.

UN Report Shows Why More Countries Should Join Safe Schools Declaration

All sides must respect International Humanitarian Law and protect schools, hospitals and other vital civilian infrastructure from attack.

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, crises in the Kasais led to an eight-fold increase of attacks on schools and hospitals.