Uganda to Quit Somalia Over UN Leaked Report


Uganda's Prime Minister told parliament that a decision has been taken to pull out of all regional peace efforts over a leaked UN report, which accuses Uganda and Rwanda of supporting Congolese M23 rebel.
  • East Africa:  Uganda to Quit Somalia

    New Vision, 2 November 2012

    Uganda has resolved to pull out of all regional efforts, including peace keeping missions in Somalia, Central African Republic and DR Congo, over a leaked UN report, which accuses ... read more »

Photo: New Vision

President Yoweri Museveni inspects a guard of honour by the AU peace keeping force at their base. (File Photo)

  • East Africa:  Ugandan Troops to Quit Somalia

    The New Times, 2 November 2012

    UGANDAN Prime Minister, Amama Mbabazi, on Thursday, told the nation's parliament that a decision has been taken to pull out of all regional efforts, including peacekeeping missions ... read more »

  • Uganda:  Al-Shabaab in Disarray

    New Vision, 18 September 2012

    The United States envoy to Somalia James Swan has said that Al Shabab militants fighting the Government of Somalia have been cornered by forces of the Africa Union Mission to ... read more »

  • Uganda:  Museveni's Mission to Somalia

    The Independent, 25 August 2012

    My recent visit to Mogadishu and seeing what our troops have done there made me proud. Yet perhaps the greatest lesson from Somalia was not necessarily the good that our army is ... read more »

  • Uganda:  Taking the War Beyond Mogadishu

    The Independent, 11 August 2012

    How the UPDF generals are tackling the new challenge read more »

  • Uganda:  U.S. Steps Up Training for African Force in Somalia

    New Vision, 2 May 2012

    At a training camp in Uganda, a dozen soldiers crouch, weapons raised as they make their way down a dirt road between shipping containers set up to look like buildings in the ... read more »

  • East Africa:  Big Rush to Cash in On Somalia, Protect Uganda, Save Sudan

    The East African, 18 December 2011

    World and regional powers are now in a big rush to simultaneously tackle three big and intractable East African problems -- the Somalia war, the crisis in eastern DR Congo, and the ... read more »

  • Uganda:  Balkanising Somalia

    The Independent, 26 October 2011

    The debacle of the East Africa famine once again hit the international media in summer 2011. Television reports showed the emaciated faces of children, women, and the elderly who ... read more »

  • Somalia:  The 'Transition' is Deferred

    Garowe Online, 11 June 2011

    By mid-May, all momentum to effect a "transition" of Somalia's internationally-recognized Transitional Federal Institutions (T.F.I.s) to a permanent constitutional order by August ... read more »

  • Somalia:  Uganda's Threat to Pull Peacekeepers Out Sparks Debate

    Shabelle Media Network, 3 June 2011

    Some of Somali parliamentarians on Friday expressed their different point of views about the Ugandan president's statement of pulling out his troops from Somalia if Somalia's ... read more »

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