“Prosecution or punitive justice is just a drop in the ocean. The ICC will only play a very small part in the justice equation of northern Uganda. 144 more words
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“Ongweng, like all the other LRA-abducted children, was abducted at a very tender age … He was a gifted young man who could have been the best doctor, lawyer or engineer if that was where his career path took him.” 123 more words
“To the people who have experienced the brutality of the LRA, this remains a war without an end. […] Their activities continue to fluctuate; there are moments when they scale up their abductions, and there are periods when the abductions gradually decline.” 120 more words
ISIS: Just another insurgency movement? As so many in recent history?
The attention heaped on the Islamic State in Western media and public debate has centered primarily on two issues: 2,010 more words
Anyone who has visited and spoken to the citizens of northern Uganda will be well aware of the harrowing stories of abuse and devastation wreaked by the vicious twenty-five year war between the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebels and the Government of Uganda. 1,321 more words