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THE CHARTER OF THE RIGHTS OF CHILDREN IN THE SEPARATION OF 7 PARENTS Children have the right not to be involved in conflicts between parents Children have the right not to witness and not to suffer conflicts between parents, not to be forced to take part 'one or the other, not having to choose between them. Children have the right not to be forced to take sides with one or the other parent and with their families. 8 Children have the right to respect their times Children need time to process separation, to understand the new situation, to adapt to live in the different family balance. Children need time to get used to changes, to accept new siblings, new partners and their families. They have the right to be reassured about the fear of losing the affection of one or both of their parents, or of being placed on a second level with respect to their parents' new ties. 8