100 Soldiers Against Lord’s Resistance Army. Actually, President Barack Obama wishes to restrict the foreign missions of the US military. But now he sends 100 US soldiers to Uganda. Army are there in fight against the “Lord’s Resistance Army” advice help. The rebel group to the world are looking for Ugandan war criminal Joseph Kony, is known for its enormous brutality and ruthlessness.
President Barack Obama sends around 100 US soldiers to support the Ugandan military in the East African country. The U.S. should the Ugandan army in its fight against the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) support, declared on Friday in a letter to the Congress Obama.
A small group of soldiers had already been sent on Wednesday, to end October later.
Combat action in an emergency only
Despite “Combat equipment”, the US soldiers should not themselves fight according to the, but the Ugandan military only advise and support. The United States soldiers to must fight only for self-defense.
Also operations in southern Sudan, the Central African Republic and the Democratic Republic of the Congo were possible.
The LRA is considered to be one of the world’s most brutal rebel groups. It appeared first at the end of the 1980s in northern Uganda in appearance and is active today, especially in Central Africa and in the North-East of the Congo. Their volatile leader Joseph Kony is wanted by the International Court of Justice in the Hague for war crimes and crimes against humanity.
In July, the first war crimes case against a former LRA leader began in Uganda. After a 2006 a force of mercenaries and bandits has been made of the LRA after experts increasingly.
The LRA is notorious to have indiscriminately Ugandan villages brutally attacked and plundered. The rebels abducted hundreds of children to recruit them as underage soldiers. They were often drugged and made compliant by a rite: many children had to shoot a prisoner, because they would be otherwise even been shot as former child soldiers of the LRA reported after her flight.