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AFRICAN UNION TAKES OVER HUNT FOR FUGITIVE UGANDAN LRA LEADER, JOSEPH KONY

UPDF troops trekking across the jungles of the Central African Republic in pursuit of LRA terrorists AFP 19 September, 2012 KAMPALA The African Union has taken control of a regional force hunting brutal rebel chief Joseph Kony across the central … Continue reading

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U.S MILITARY INVOLVEMENT IN UGANDA YIELDS MIXED RESULTS

Ugandan UPDF troops trekking in the forests of the Central African Republic in pursuit of the LRA VOICE OF AMERICA (02 Aug) KAMPALA U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be in Uganda Friday to talk with President Yoweri Museveni … Continue reading

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UGANDAN LORD’S RESISTANCE ARMY: UN CHIEF WARNS OF LACK OF RESOURCES IN KONY HUNT

Ugandan UPDF troops trekking in the forests of the Central African Republic in pursuit of the LRA REUTERS 15 June,2012 UN chief Ban Ki-moon has warned that an African Union and US-backed military force hunting fugitive warlord Joseph Kony and … Continue reading

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THE UGANDAN MILITARY SAYS IT HAS CAPTURED A TOP LRA COMMANDER

UPDF troops trekking across the jungles of the Central African Republic in pursuit of LRA terrorists VOICE OF AMERICA 13 May, 2012 The Ugandan military says it has captured a commander of the Lord’s Resistance Army during an operation in … Continue reading

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UGANDAN KONY-HUNTING SOLDIERS FACE JUNGLE THREATS

UPDF tracker squad trekking through the jungles of the Central African Republic Sunday, April 22, 2012 By RODNEY MUHUMUZA ~ The Associated Press RIVER VOVODO, Central African Republic For Ugandan soldiers tasked with catching Joseph Kony, the real threat is … Continue reading

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UGANDA: U.S. MILITARY ADVISERS TO SUPPORT AFRICAN FIGHT AGAINST LRA

US AFRICOM Commander, General Carter F. Ham United States Department of State (Washington, DC) 12 December 2011 press release Washington U.S. troops serving as advisers in the fight against the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) are beginning to deploy from Uganda to … Continue reading

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LRA : OBAMA TO SEND TROOPS TO HELP LOCATE AFRICAN REBEL LEADER

LRA leader , Joseph Kony ASSOCIATED PRESS 14 October , 2011 President Barack Obama said Friday he is dispatching roughly 100 U.S. troops to central Africa to help battle the Lord’s Resistance Army, which the administration accuses of a campaign … Continue reading

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