Children’s Plea

11kite4Manobo girls from Talaingod, Davao del Norte release a kite with the message “Stop the bombing [aerial] in our community” during a kite flying activity at the United Church of Christ in the Philippines grounds in A. Pichon Street Davao City on April 11, 2014. Thousands of indigenous people, roughly half of them children, have fled their villages due to military operations. MindaNews photo by Toto Lozano