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Argentine youth to serve in the Military?

Argentine Senator Mario Ishii wants to reinstate the compulsory military service for youngsters that do not work nor study. It is supposed to give about 1 million Argentine boys and girls a new opportunity to develop themselves. But are these kids really willing to serve in the military? And what about the special scholarships that the federal government hands to people that want to go back to school? Peter wrote the article for Dutch daily Trouw.