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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.
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Slow Court Process Worries LRA's Thomas Kwoyelo dominic ongwen 1

He faces 12 Confirmed counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity and 53 alternative charges for crimes allegedly committed during the insurgency in northern Uganda. They include willful killing, kidnap with intent to murder and destruction of property among others.
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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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DPP Suggests 113 Witnesses to Pin LRA's Thomas Kwoyelo lra commanders Top story

Charles Kamuli, a representative of the DPP informed court president over by justice Lydia Mugambe that they intend to adduce 113 witnesses to prove their case against Kwoyelo. Kamuli further told court that witnesses will be protected under the available witness protection mechanisms. This also includes the use of pseudonyms, masking witnesses and testifying in judges chambers where needed.
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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.
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LRA Has Potential to Resume Mass Atrocities – Report

Chergui said that although the situation in Somalia continues to show signs of improvement due to efforts of the African Union Mission and the Somali National security forces, the Al-Shabaab still retains a significant capability to engage in asymmetrical warfare as was demonstrated by attacks on the Ugandan and Burundian forces.
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Ongwen trial hearing starts January 21 icc trial

The International Criminal Court ICC says the confirmation of charges hearing in the case involving former commander of the Lords Resistance Army LRA Dominic Ongwen shall run for six days.
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ICC Terminates Proceeding Against Okot Odhiambo 1 Top story

The government has now issued a death certificate, certifying that Okot Odhiambo died on 27 October, 2013, 50 kilometres northeast of Djemah, in the Central African Republic.
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De-Redacted Warrant Shows Ongwen\'s Criminal Count Charges dominic ongwen

A de-redacted arrest warrant leaked from the ICC has revealed that the crimes Ongwen is under trial for were committed when he led an attack onto the Lukodi IDP camp in Gulu on the night of 20th May 2004.
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UPDF Turns Down UN Request On CAR Mission united nations

It has emerged that the Ugandan People's Defence Forces (UPDF) turned down a request by the United Nations to take over a peace keeping mission in Central African Republic (CAR).
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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.
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Kony 'Negotiating' Surrender - CAR

The Lord’s Resistance Army—LRA leader Joseph Kony is in talks with the government of the Central African Republic (CAR) with the aim of his surrender.
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Report: LRA Rebels Contact DRC Communities On Defection

A new report has indicated that the Lord’s Resistance Army fighters in the Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of Congo have been communicating with local communities about defecting.
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1200 LRA Fighters Set To Defect - UN lra rebels

According to Xinhua, the Chinese news agency, the UN has sent a Senegalese General Babacar Gueye to CAR to meet 1200 rebel fighters who have agreed to lay down their weapons.
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LRA's Acellam In Hospital caesar acellam

Former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) commander Major General Caesar Achellam is admitted at Nakasero Hospital nursing gunshot wounds he sustained in combat during his capture in May last year.
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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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Ex-rebel Kwoyelo Petitions Court Over Delayed Release kwoyelo trial

Thomas Kwoyelo alias Latoni, the ex- LRA rebel commander has petitioned court over what he calls illegal detention, nearly three weeks after the Constitutional Court ordered his release.
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Constitutional Court Sets Kwoyelo Free war crimes court

The Constitutional Court in Kampala on Thursday ruled that former LRA rebel commander Col. Thomas Kwoyelo is entitled to receive amnesty just like others who renounced rebellion. This effectively quashes Kwoyelo’s trial at the International Crimes Division of the high court.
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Gov't Suspends Reintegration Program For Ex-rebels amnesty commission

Government has suspended the demobilization and reintegration programs for the former rebels due to shortage of funds.
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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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