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Ongwen Trial: Court Hears Details of Last Moments of LRA Deputy Leader Vincent Otti

The International Criminal Court (ICC) heard for the first time witness testimony of the last moments of the deputy leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), Vincent Otti, for whom there is an outstanding ICC arrest warrant. Witness P-205, who was testifying for his third day before Trial Chamber IX, told

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Ongwen Trial: LRA Leadership Ordered a Stop to Abductions in 2002 – Witness

A former commander of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) told the International Criminal Court (ICC) that Dominic Ongwen reported to his leader attacks on two camps for displaced people months after the attacks took place. Witness P-205, who began testifying yesterday, told the court on Tuesday that Ongwen reported to the LRA

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DEFIANCE? Besigye, Lukwago Skip Court Trial

Six opposition figures on Monday made no show at the Kabale Chief Magistrate's Court for the hearing of a case in which they charged with inciting violence, injuring police officers and malicious damage of property. The accused persons are: former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye; Kampala

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Ongwen Trial: UPDF Witness Cautioned About Conduct in Court

During Wednesday’s hearing in the trial of Dominic Ongwen at the International Criminal Court (ICC), it emerged that a senior officer with one of Uganda’s intelligence agencies suspected a member of the Ugandan military destroyed documents related to the Uganda government’s interception of radio communications of the Lord’s Resistance Army

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Ongwen Trial: ICC Hears Recordings of LRA Leader Announcing Promotions, Discussing Adverse Publicity

On Tuesday, the International Criminal Court (ICC) heard audio recordings of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) in which LRA leader Joseph Kony announces promotions of his commanders and discusses adverse publicity. The recordings were made during the Ugandan army’s years-long interception of LRA radio communications. Trial lawyer Julien Elderfield played selections

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Ongwen Trial: Witness Testifies That UPDF Began Radio Interception After Rumors of Referral

A member of the Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) told the International Criminal Court (ICC) that the Ugandan military began tape recording its intercepts of radio communications of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) soon after rumors circulated on local radio stations that the government intended to ask the ICC to

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