The wanted deputy of Uganda`s murderous Lord`s Resistance Army rebels, Okot Odhiambo, may have been killed in recent fighting, the Ugandan defence minister told AFP Friday.
The Lord`s Resistance Army fled northern Uganda where it had waged a two-decade-long rebellion following a military offensive by the Ugandan military.
Ugandan forces have captured a senior commander of Joseph Kony`s Lord`s Resistance Army after a brief fight with rebels.
David Simpson was arrested after he reported the massacre to police, a newspaper reported.
Obo was the first place in the Central African Republic that Kony`s Lord`s Resistance Army attacked in 2008.
The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court says the international spotlight has helped boost the hunt for Joseph Kony.
The "Kony 2012" film became an Internet sensation last month, racking up more than 86 million hits on YouTube since it was posted.
The African Union says it will send 5,000 soldiers to join the hunt for notorious rebel leader Joseph Kony.
Uganda is spearheading efforts to find Joseph Kony whose global profile soared after a YouTube video went viral.
The director of a video sensation that calls for the arrest of Joseph Kony, agreed on Friday with skeptics who have called the film oversimplified, saying it was deliberately made that way.
A video calling for the arrest of Joseph Kony, the fugitive leader of the Lord`s Resistance Army militia group in Uganda, swept across the Internet this week.
A Ugandan official says the
leader of the brutal rebel group the Lord`s Resistance Army
has crossed back into Congo from Sudan.
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August 27, 2014
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