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Ongwen Trial: Witness Says Ugandan Soldiers Ran Away When LRA Attacked Lukodi

A survivor of a Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) attack on the Lukodi camp for internally displaced people (IDP) told the International Criminal Court (ICC) that government soldiers assigned to protect them fled when rebels attacked the camp. Witness P-024 told the court on Friday that Ugandan army soldiers ran away when

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Ongwen Trial: Witness Recounts Poor Living Conditions in IDP Camps

A prosecution witness told the International Criminal Court (ICC) that most fighters of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) slept in the open on the ground because the group had a limited number of tents and beds, which were used by the commanders. Witness P-379 said on Tuesday LRA commanders were also

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Ongwen Trial: Former LRA Rebel Tells Court About Nightmares, Injuries That Continue to Ail Him

A former fighter of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) told the International Criminal Court (ICC) he suffers nightmares to date, and the injuries he received while fighting for the LRA have never healed properly. Witness P-330 told the court on Tuesday about his nightmares and injuries as part of his testimony

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Ongwen Trial: Former LRA Rebel Describes Attacks on Camps for Internally Displaced People

A former fighter with the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) gave details about attacks carried out by the LRA on five internally displaced persons (IDP) camps in northern Uganda. Witness P-330 told judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on that Monday Dominic Ongwen, who is on trial at the court, would

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Ongwen Trial: Witness Recounts Ongwen, Otti Meeting to Plan Attack on Pajule IDP Camp

The former escort of Dominic Ongwen, who is on trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC), described a meeting that took place before an attack on an internally displaced persons (IDP) camp. Witness P-330 told the court on Friday about a meeting Ongwen had with the then deputy leader of the

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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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ICC president visits LRA war victims

  Judge Silvia Fernandez de Gurmendi, the president of the International Criminal Court (ICC), has visited victims of the Joseph Kony-led Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebellion in northern Uganda. The victims are beneficiaries of the Trust Fund for Victims (TFV), a project helping victims through psychological rehabilitation, physical rehabilitation and material support. Some

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