Group protests treatment of kids in N. Africa

April 26, 2009 4:43:34 AM PDT
All around the world, including right here in Houston, groups of protesters joined together overnight to spread their message about what they feel is major problem in northern Africa. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

The rallies are known as 'The Rescue' and one was held downtown. The protesters say that children are being abducted and forced to fights in the Lord's Resistance Army in northern Africa and they want that to stop.

About 200 people in Houston showed up overnight for the event.

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