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Global Voices

31 Jan 13
Calls for a comprehensive re-stocking exercise following loses during region's wars.
Stephen J. Rapp, Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues. (Photo: U.S. Mission/Eric Bridiers)
Special Report
23 Jan 13
US steers clear of joining International Criminal Court, but it is now much more aligned with the court's goals than ever before.
14 Jan 13
Lawyers for Thomas Kwoyelo say he is being unfairly detained after High Court terminated his trial.
30 Dec 12
Victims still awaiting government support six years after government promises to support those injured during rebel war in northern Uganda.
15 Dec 12
They say continued detention of former Lord's Resistance Army commander without charge is unlawful.
Police in Gulu have arrested three women for drugging their children, in two cases with fatal outcomes. (Photo: Simon Jennings)
3 Dec 12
Young women leave children sedated at home so they can go out and work in sex trade.
30 Nov 12
Widespread fears that ongoing projects in war torn northern Uganda will be cut short.
15 Nov 12
New UN crop purchasing scheme is welcomed by growers in northern Uganda but not everyone has been able to access it.
30 Oct 12
Experts call for training and disciplinary action as force tops report on human rights violations.
15 Oct 12
Patients in the north complain of illicit payments requested by hospital staff and difficulties accessing specialist treatment.