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Child soldier turned LRA commander testifies at ICC

A former Ugandan child soldier who became a top commander in the rebel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) old judges at the International Criminal Court...

‘You chop her’: Ugandan recalls brutal upbringing as LRA child soldier

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Louis Lakor was seven years old when Uganda’s Lord’s Resistance Army killed his family and kidnapped him to use as a child soldier. On...

ICC to hand down judgment against former Lord’s Resistance Army commander

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War crimes judges on Thursday deliver their verdict in the case of Dominic Ongwen, a Ugandan child soldier turned top commander in the Lord’s...

Reintegrating former extremists

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Uganda offers lessons on how to rehabilitate former enemy fighters, including those kidnapped as children. If any country should know about the disarmament, demobilization and...

By the numbers: terrorism in Africa

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A United Nations peacekeeping mission battles al-Qaida-linked extremists and others in Mali. The African Union Mission in Somalia holds al-Shabaab militants at bay. Nigeria...

Lord’s Resistance Army steps up Congo attacks as U.S.-backed force pulls...

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The outlawed Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has stepped up attacks in Democratic Republic of Congo close to the South Sudanese border as...

ISS: The Lord’s Resistance Army is far from finished

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The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has abducted over 700 people and displaced hundreds of civilians so far this year. In February alone...

Ugandan LRA fighter accused of raping and enlisting children

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An alleged senior commander in the infamous Lord's Resistance Army was notorious among fellow soldiers for enslaving and raping particularly young girls,...

Sex crimes in focus at Hague trial of Ugandan rebel commander

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A top lieutenant of Lord's Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony goes on trial in The Hague on Tuesday accused of war crimes...

Lord’s Resistance Army kidnappings hit six-year high

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Kidnappings in Central Africa by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) hit a six-year high in the first half of 2016 just as...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...