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LRA Attacks, Abductions Declining - Report dominic ongwen 1

The Lords Resistance Army LRA rebel attacks on civilians in Central African Republic CAR and neighbouring countries are on a decline, the LRA Crisis Tracker reveals. Brigadier Richard Karemire, the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPDF spokesperson, says that the decline in abductions and attacks shows that the LRA is no more. He says thats why the UPDF started withdrawing from CAR, adding that they have neutralised the rebel capacity to make war.
13:48
13:48

UPDF Begins Training on Sexual Violence in Conflict refugee law project 1

The training comes at the backdrop of allegations of rape and exploitation by Ugandan soldiers who have been searching for Lords Resistance Army rebels in Central African Republic. The allegations appeared in a report released last month by Human Rights watch accusing Ugandan troops of sexually exploiting and abusing at least 13 women and girls since 2015.
12:39
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LRA Rebels Continue to Cause Unspeakable Suffering - Report lra crisis tracker 1 1 Top story

Franois Louncny Fall, the acting head of the UN Regional Office for Central Africa, UNOCA, told the UN Security Council that the LRA continues to Kill, abduct and cause mayhem to communities where it operates.
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ICC Constitutes Dominic Ongwen Trial Chamber icc prosecutor

The Trial Chamber is responsible for the conduct of trial proceedings and is adopting all the necessary procedures to ensure that the trial is fair and expeditious. The judges will schedule a date for the opening of the respective trials in due course, a statement issued this afternoon by the ICC states.
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US Imposes Sanctions against Joseph Kony, LRA 1 Top story

The action freezes any LRA assets within U.S. jurisdiction and prohibits U.S. persons from engaging in transactions with the group. It also adds to the sanctions already in place against Kony, who was designated as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist in August 2008.
09:10
09:10

Good Governance Can End Terrorism – UN Chief burundi crisis

The UN Secretary General is concerned that terrorism and violent extremism are a growing threat on the continent. Indeed, Al-Shabaab, Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, Boko Haram, and the Lords Resistance Army had established a presence and expanded their activities across borders.
15:12
15:12

South Sudan, CAR Instability Undermining Fight against LRA- UN Report

In the report, the UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon states that the lack of national security forces including intelligence-sharing capacity in CAR as well as growing inter-communal conflict and in some cases hostility to foreign Regional Task Force – (RTF) troops, presents challenges to counter-LRA operations.
10:08
10:08

Frustration Among LRA War Victims As Govt Aid Delays 3

Frustration is rising among over 8,000 LRA war survivors as they wait for the government support that was promised to them about seven years ago.
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UN, AU Cannot Protect Surrendering LRA Rebels - Researcher lra abductions 2

Professor Tim Allen told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the UN and AU cannot guarantee the safety of rebels who try to flee but face hostility from the local population and other security agencies in the Central African Republic (CAR) and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
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11:09

US Congress-Members Sign Anti-LRA Letter To Obama

At least 95 members of the U.S. Congress have signed a bipartisan letter to President Barack Obama, urging him to address the violence of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) in Central Africa.
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09:58

African Union to Formulate Comprehensive Anti-LRA Strategy drc

African Union promises comprehensive plan for the end to Lord\'s Resistance Army attacks on civilian populations in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Sudan and the Central African Republic.
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