Uganda People’s Defence Force

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 3rd, 2013
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Ola Johnson The Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) and American Special Forces have suspended operations against Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebels in the Central African Republic following a directive from Seleka military junta. Kony, leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), is wa...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 14th, 2012
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KAMPALA, Uganda – The Ugandan military on Monday ruled out a possibility that its combat helicopters that had a mishap in neighboring Kenya enroute to Somalia were attacked. Col. Felix Kulayigye, army spokesman, told reporters here at the ministry of defense headquarters that evidence so far ga...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 14th, 2012
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By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 14th, 2012
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Kampala – A Ugandan military commander says women and children abducted by the rebel Lord’s Resistance Army are suffering from hunger because the wanted band of fighters has stopped stealing food from villages to avoid detection. Colonel Joseph Balikkudembe said on Monday that some women ...
By benim
In Central Africa
Mar 29th, 2011
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Ugandan rebel leader Joseph Kony has returned to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Congolese and Ugandan officials said, complicating U.N.-backed efforts to stabilise the region. Kony, head of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) that is believed to have killed, kidnapped and mutilated tens of ...