5 images Created 18 Jun 2009
Lira, Uganda. January 2004.The Lord's Resistance Army under the leadership of Joseph Kony, have been conducting a violent campaign of terror against the citizens of northern Uganda, to overthrow the existing government, since 1986. Thousands of children have been abducted and forced to become soldiers or "wives" to the soldiers. These pictures illustrate some rescued children awaiting repatriation and government forces who rescue these children.