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Ugandan Rebel Group Remains a Mystery 20 Years On

This week a U.N. Security Council committee placed sanctions on a Ugandan Islamist group, the Allied Democratic Forces, for using child soldiers, killing and abusing women and children, and attacks on U.N. peacekeepers. Council diplomats say the group, which has been operating in the Democratic Republic of Congo, will now be subject to travel bans and asset freezes. The Allied Democratic Forces is one of the oldest armed groups in eastern Congo, but it is also one of the most...

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