LRA Captives Rescued by South Sudan Army

Three people believed to have been abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army rebels have been rescued by the South Sudan security forces at the border with Central African Republic.

Photo: New Vision

Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) chief, Joseph Kony (file photo).

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