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AllAfrica.com
Neglected Northern Uganda Mustn't Be Ignored Any Longerthe development of the northern region was stymied by conflict. Fighting betwee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
the development of the northern region was stymied by conflict. Fighting between Ugandan forces and Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army spanned almost two decades (1987-2006). At its peak more than one million Ugandans were displaced in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We've Been Thrown in the Oil Shadows - Nwoya, Packwach, Nebbi District Leaders Speak Outtrading centre, a product of one of the several Internally Displaced Camps duri
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
trading centre, a product of one of the several Internally Displaced Camps during the wanted warlord, Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army insurgency in northern Uganda, is littered with grass thatched structures. The area is fairly cool,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Study Finds Government Action a Main Factor of Extremism in Africathe Movement for the Unity and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO); Boko Haram in Nige
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
the Movement for the Unity and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO); Boko Haram in Nigeria; al-Shabab in East Africa; and the Lord's Resistance Army in Central Africa were the most active extremist groups in the continent. Those groups are reportedly... Read more
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The Age
Katrina Okotel, the 'bleeding heart' lawyer who opposes same-sex marriagewent on to make a documentary about Uganda's internally displaced people and ch
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
went on to make a documentary about Uganda's internally displaced people and child soldiers – the victims of the insurgent Lord's Resistance Army. "It's horrific, absolute human rights abuse," she says of Uganda's brutally anti-LGBTI regime. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Katrina Okotel, the 'bleeding heart' lawyer who opposes same-sex marriagewent on to make a documentary about Uganda's internally displaced people and ch
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
went on to make a documentary about Uganda's internally displaced people and child soldiers – the victims of the insurgent Lord's Resistance Army. "It's horrific, absolute human rights abuse," she says of Uganda's brutally anti-LGBTI regime. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Seeks More Peacekeeping Troops for CAR As Violence Surgesof the country since US special forces withdrew. They were hunting for war crim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of the country since US special forces withdrew. They were hunting for war crimes suspect Joseph Kony who heads the violent Lord's Resistance Army. The United Nations is seeking another 750 peacekeeping soldiers that would join efforts to stabilize... Read more
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DW
UN seeks more peacekeeping troops for CAR as violence surges |Onanga-Anyanga, the head of the UN's peacekeeping in the CAR. US and Ugandan fo
DW / Posted 6 days ago
Onanga-Anyanga, the head of the UN's peacekeeping in the CAR. US and Ugandan forces had been hunting rebels from the Lord's Resistance Army. Hundreds of people have been killed in recent months and more than half a million have fled their... Read more
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FOX News
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republicadditional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
additional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of U.S. and Ugandan troops hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels, according to the message from mission head Parfait Onanga-Anyanga to the U.N.'s head of... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republicadditional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
additional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of U.S. and Ugandan troops hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels, according to the message from mission head Parfait Onanga-Anyanga to the U.N.'s head of... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
Fremont Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republicadditional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
additional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of U.S. and Ugandan troops hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels, according to the message from mission head Parfait Onanga-Anyanga to the U.N.'s head of... Read more
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Missoulian
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
Missoulian / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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The World
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
The World / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republicadditional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of
The Times and Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
additional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of U.S. and Ugandan troops hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels, according to the message from mission head Parfait Onanga-Anyanga to the U.N.'s head of... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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The Sentinel
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
The Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republicadditional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
additional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of U.S. and Ugandan troops hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels, according to the message from mission head Parfait Onanga-Anyanga to the U.N.'s head of... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
Santa Maria Times / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African RepublicThe existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a
Sioux City Journal / Posted 6 days ago
The existence of the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group in the region is also a concern. The U.S. and Ugandan militaries in pulling out of the hunt for the LRA said the group had largely been neutralized. However, leader Joseph Kony, who is wanted by... Read more
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Daily Herald
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republictroops would fill a "security vacuum" in the southeast worsened by the recent w
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
troops would fill a "security vacuum" in the southeast worsened by the recent withdrawal of U.S. special forces hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels. Hundreds of people have been killed since May and more than half a million people have been... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republicadditional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
additional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of U.S. and Ugandan troops hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels, according to the message from mission head Parfait Onanga-Anyanga to the U.N.'s head of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republicadditional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
additional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of U.S. and Ugandan troops hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels, according to the message from mission head Parfait Onanga-Anyanga to the U.N.'s head of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republictroops would fill a "security vacuum" in the southeast worsened by the recent w
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
troops would fill a "security vacuum" in the southeast worsened by the recent withdrawal of U.S. special forces hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels. Hundreds of people have been killed since May and more than half a million people have been... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republicadditional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
additional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of U.S. and Ugandan troops hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels, according to the message from mission head Parfait Onanga-Anyanga to the U.N.'s head of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republicadditional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
additional troops are needed in the southeast after the withdrawal this year of U.S. and Ugandan troops hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels, according to the message from mission head Parfait Onanga-Anyanga to the U.N.'s head of... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
UN seeks more peacekeepers for Central African Republictroops would fill a "security vacuum" in the southeast worsened by the recent w
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
troops would fill a "security vacuum" in the southeast worsened by the recent withdrawal of U.S. special forces hunting the Lord's Resistance Army rebels. Hundreds of people have been killed since May and more than half a million people have been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Mines, Bombs Disrupt Farming in Northern Ugandato raise her children on her own. Lakari's case is not isolated in northern re
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
to raise her children on her own. Lakari's case is not isolated in northern region which was ravaged by a two-decade Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency. Many other people have been injured while others have been killed by unexploded... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kony Story Wins Film of the YearA film on the life of the notorious leader of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA),
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
A film on the life of the notorious leader of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), Joseph Kony, played by Samuel Rogers Masaba, has won the 2017 Film of the Year award at the 5th edition of the Uganda Film Festival (UFF) that ended on September 1. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Double-Edged Sword - Vigilantes in African Counter-InsurgenciesAfrica: the Kamajors, who fought in Sierra Leone's civil war (1991-2002); the A
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Africa: the Kamajors, who fought in Sierra Leone's civil war (1991-2002); the Arrow Boys of Teso, who confronted the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in eastern Uganda (2003-2007); the Zande Arrow Boys, who battled the LRA and later rebelled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Scores Killed in Renewed CAR Clashesand Ngoungoa. An unspecified number of other civilians have been killed in Sam-
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
and Ngoungoa. An unspecified number of other civilians have been killed in Sam-Ouandja following an attack blamed on the Lord's Resistance Army militants. Approximately 600 new households have been displaced. "This figure remains temporary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ad Hoc Security Initiatives a Potential Force Multiplier for the AUad hoc security initiatives gained prominence through groups such as the Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
ad hoc security initiatives gained prominence through groups such as the Regional Cooperation Initiative - Lord's Resistance Army (RCI-LRA), Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) and G5-Sahel. These initiatives are 'ad hoc' in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Elections Still a Weak Spot in Central Africayouth associations and other civil society groups. Going back to security, the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
youth associations and other civil society groups. Going back to security, there is the issue of the persistence of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in northern Uganda and its implication for the region. Until recently there was international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC 'Not Doing Enough to Hold Civil War Rebels to Account'instrumental in offering technical support and advice in the two separate insur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
instrumental in offering technical support and advice in the two separate insurgencies of the Holy Spirit Movement and the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) led by Joseph Kony. Although the Holy Spirit Movement (1980 to 1985) was led by late Lakwena,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Giving Voice to Victims At the ICCInternational Criminal Court (ICC) resumed this month in the case against Domin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
International Criminal Court (ICC) resumed this month in the case against Dominic Ongwen, a Ugandan former commander of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA). The ICC has officially recognized over 4,000 victims to participate in the case, including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Victims Need a Greater Say At ICCCommunications Manager) Many people in Lukodi, in northern Uganda, were killed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Communications Manager) Many people in Lukodi, in northern Uganda, were killed and abducted by the brutal rebel group, the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in 2004. Today, a former LRA commander, Dominic Ongwen, is on trial for these crimes and others... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What the Country's War Means for Northern Uganda's 'Relative Peace'Ten years after the guns of the three-decade-long Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Ten years after the guns of the three-decade-long Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency went silent, northern Uganda's local leaders are concerned that the deadly war raging across the South Sudanese border could disturb the fragile region. As... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Disputes - Acholi Residents Resort to Local Council Courtsset up a sugarcane plantation and mill. Land disputes in Acholi have increased
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
set up a sugarcane plantation and mill. Land disputes in Acholi have increased since 2007, as a result of the two-decade Lord's Resistance Army insurgency in the sub-region. It has been established that 94 per cent of the cases reported to local... Read more
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Herald Sun
Machine Gun Preacher tours Australiaand malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childe
Herald Sun / Posted 1 months ago
and malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childers from local militia groups such as the Lord's Resistance Army run by Joseph Kony. "Kony was wanting to get a hold of me as much as I wanted to get a hold of him,"... Read more
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Weekly Times
Machine Gun Preacher tours Australiaand malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childe
Weekly Times / Posted 1 months ago
and malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childers from local militia groups such as the Lord's Resistance Army run by Joseph Kony. "Kony was wanting to get a hold of me as much as I wanted to get a hold of him,"... Read more
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Perth Now
Machine Gun Preacher tours Australiaand malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childe
Perth Now / Posted 1 months ago
and malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childers from local militia groups such as the Lord's Resistance Army run by Joseph Kony. "Kony was wanting to get a hold of me as much as I wanted to get a hold of him,"... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Machine Gun Preacher tours Australiaand malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childe
Adelaide Now / Posted 1 months ago
and malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childers from local militia groups such as the Lord's Resistance Army run by Joseph Kony. "Kony was wanting to get a hold of me as much as I wanted to get a hold of him,"... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Machine Gun Preacher tours Australiaand malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childe
The Courier Mail / Posted 1 months ago
and malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childers from local militia groups such as the Lord's Resistance Army run by Joseph Kony. "Kony was wanting to get a hold of me as much as I wanted to get a hold of him,"... Read more
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News.com.au
Machine Gun Preacher tours Australiaand malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childe
News.com.au / Posted 1 months ago
and malaria. Others are former child soldiers and sex slaves rescued by Childers from local militia groups such as the Lord's Resistance Army run by Joseph Kony. "Kony was wanting to get a hold of me as much as I wanted to get a hold of him,"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gulu Set to Stage Regions' Biggest Schools Contestof this millennium, the northern Ugandan district of Gulu was a no-go area for
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
of this millennium, the northern Ugandan district of Gulu was a no-go area for many. A Joseph Kony-led rebel outfit, the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency, brought a reign of terror that hardly had an end in sight. Murder, abduction,... Read more

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