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Kampala hit by renewed violence

Friday, September 11th 2009, 21:38

Police and rioters clash for a second day in the Ugandan capital as a dispute over a tribal king continues.
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Ugandan king 'not backing down'

Friday, September 11th 2009, 20:59

A Ugandan king will go ahead with a controversial visit on Saturday, despite two days of rioting, his premier says.
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Ugandans 'killed' in king clashes

Friday, September 11th 2009, 13:03
related places: Kampala

Two people die in a second day of clashes between supporters of a local Ugandan king and police in Kampala, witnesses say.
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Israel honours Entebbe operation

Thursday, September 10th 2009, 21:37
related countries: Israel Israel
related places: Entebbe

Israel's foreign minister lays a wreath at Uganda's Entebbe airport, marking a 1976 operation by Israeli commandos.
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King's supporters riot in Uganda

Thursday, September 10th 2009, 21:27
related places: Kampala

At least two people are killed in Uganda's capital Kampala in clashes between police and supporters of a traditional king.
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Uganda 'seizes senior LRA rebel'

Thursday, September 10th 2009, 15:55

Uganda announces the capture of a senior commander from the Lord's Resistance Army, but the rebels deny the claim.
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Uganda pursues rebels into CAR

Tuesday, September 8th 2009, 11:10
related countries: Central African Republic Central African Republic

Soldiers from Uganda are in the Central African Republic chasing a notorious rebel group, the Ugandan military confirms.
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Help for bed-ridden Ugandan man

Wednesday, September 2nd 2009, 9:48
related countries: Rwanda Rwanda

A Ugandan man, in bed for 15 years, finally gets hospital treatment after a Rwandan hears his story on the BBC.
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In pictures

Tuesday, August 25th 2009, 23:06

Comic-book hero takes on brutal Ugandan rebels
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In pictures

Friday, August 21st 2009, 0:17

"Memory books" keep Ugandan family history alive
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Surviving rebels

Friday, August 7th 2009, 8:06

Victims of Ugandan rebel attacks tell of renewed fears
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Ugandan rebels 'launch new raids'

Sunday, August 2nd 2009, 21:58
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Ugandan rebel group the Lord's Resistance Army makes deadly forays into the CAR and south Sudan, aid agences say.
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Wanted Bashir 'drops Uganda trip'

Thursday, July 16th 2009, 17:30
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Bashir

Sudan leader Omar al-Bashir reportedly cancels a trip to Uganda, after claims he may be arrested under an ICC warrant.
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UN 'open to Uganda rebel talks'

Thursday, July 16th 2009, 11:27

The UN says it is committed to talks with Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony, after its envoy stopped work.
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Uganda 'will not arrest Bashir'

Wednesday, July 15th 2009, 17:34
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Bashir

The Ugandan authorities deny claims that they will arrest Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir if he visits the country.
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In pictures

Monday, July 6th 2009, 13:35

Uganda villagers fear climate change is ruining their lives
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Kenyan MPs' fury over island row

Wednesday, May 13th 2009, 17:23
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Kenyan MPs express fury over remarks by Uganda's president about the ownership of the disputed Migingo islands.
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Uganda lowers disputed isle flag

Tuesday, April 28th 2009, 12:17
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Uganda lowers a flag on an island at the centre of a dispute with Kenya to allow the border to be demarcated.
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Ugandan spy jailed for Aids fraud

Thursday, April 9th 2009, 10:50

A Ugandan spy who set up a bogus charity and embezzled money meant for Aids patients is jailed for 10 years.
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Uganda unit 'tortured detainees'

Wednesday, April 8th 2009, 12:22
related countries: United States United States

An anti-terrorism unit in Uganda has unlawfully detained and tortured suspects, US-based Human Rights Watch says.
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Reburial for Rwanda genocide dead

Monday, April 6th 2009, 11:25
related countries: Rwanda Rwanda

The remains of 11,000 Rwandan genocide victims are to be reburied in Uganda, 15 years after the killings began.
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Help from the air?

Saturday, April 4th 2009, 14:07

Ugandan rebels' attacks suggest outside support
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Ugandan army begins Congo pullout

Sunday, March 15th 2009, 18:00
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Uganda begins withdrawing soldiers sent to the Democratic Republic of Congo to pursue Lord's Resistance Army rebels.
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Are power cuts sparking Uganda's baby boom?

Wednesday, March 11th 2009, 15:58

Uganda's baby boom is fuelled by power shortages which push couples to go to bed early, a minister claims.
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Uganda leader defends wife's job

Tuesday, March 10th 2009, 11:24

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni defends the appointment of his wife, Janet, to the cabinet.
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Plane crash near Uganda airport

Monday, March 9th 2009, 8:45
related places: Entebbe

At least 10 people are feared dead after a cargo plane crashed near Uganda's main airport, Entebbe, police say.
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Uganda to continue Congo LRA hunt

Thursday, March 5th 2009, 15:36
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Uganda says DR Congo has agreed to let its troops continue their mission against LRA rebels on its territory.
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