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    They do not seek recognition as a separate nation. They seek to unify all Somali people and adhere to a federal system of government. They seek to improve limpidity in government. Founded by Hasan Muhammad Nur Shatigadud, leader of the Rahanweyn Resistance Army, Southwestern Somalia is a self-proclaimed state founded to show discontent with the Mogadishu-based Transition National Government. This was done to counter the impact of the Somalia Reconciliation an... ... middle of paper ... ...alis

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    Edith Johnson Mr. Chris Day American Government 16 April 2014 The Lord’s Resistance Army: Kony’s Hand in Uganda Uganda is a small country in Central Africa close to the size of the state of Oregon. In total, it covers a little over 90,000 sq. miles. The population of Uganda is comparable to that of California, which is over 155,000 sq. miles in total area, both being close to 30 million in population, (Jordahl, 2011). The country of Uganda is spotted with camps called IDPC’s or internally displaced

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    -Sen, Arijit . "There Are at Least 500 Child Soldiers Fighting in Northeast India, and the World Hasn’t Noticed." Time 24 Mar. 2014 -Parry, Tom. "Tragedy of kidnapped child soldiers forced to kill or be killed by Joseph Kony's savage Lord’s Resistance Army." Mirror 16 Sept. 2013 -Becker, Jo. "Child soldiers: A worldwide scourge." Los Angeles Times 22 Mar. 2012: n. pag. Web. -Somasundaram, Daya , and Ruwan M. Jayatunge. "Psychosocial problems of child soldiers - I." Ministry of defence and Urban

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    thousands of men, women and children are being brutally murdered. The killers are often child soldiers led by a military madman named Joseph Kony. They call themselves the Lord’s Resistance Army and they are considered to be one of the most vicious terrorist groups in the world. Beginning of the LRA The Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) was originally founded in 1986 by Alice Lakwena in northern Uganda. Subsequently, the group was taken over in 1987 by Joseph Kony. Although the group’s original purpose

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    Joseph Kony

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    living in fear, moving and traveling miles every night to avoid being abducted.. Sadly, this is reality for the countries of Uganda, Sudan, Congo, and the Central Republic of Africa, and the Lord’s Resistance Army commonly known as the LRA is responsible. Operating from 1986 to today, the Lord’s Resistance Army is one of Africa’s oldest and most vicious terrorist groups. Lead by Joseph Kony, the LRA has caused many problems. It’s an issue that most American’s became aware of on March 5th, 2012 when a

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    election were two additional problems. There is need for a better separation of powers in Uganda and for a moderator of the powers of the President. It is problematic to even speak about the state of the Multiparty System at the moment [2]. National Resistance Movement (NRM) is currently the ruling political party. NRM is led by... ... middle of paper ... ...oreign businesses have been urged to take on prominent local partners. Government procurement, according to US State Department, is not transparent

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    Over the past twenty years, throughout many countries, the use of child soldiers has grown into a huge worldwide problem that needs to come to an end. According to the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF), a child soldier is "any child—boy or girl—under eighteen years of age, who is part of any kind of regular or irregular armed force or armed group in any capacity" (Kaplan, Eben"Child Soldiers Around the World”). These children’s lives are being destroyed, and they are forced to live inhumane lifestyles

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    other countries that use child soldiers. Some of the other countries that use child soldiers include: Afghanistan, Colombia, India, Iraq, Israel, Uganda, Mali, Pakistan, Thailand, Sudan, Somalia, and Yemen. The child soldiers of Uganda’s Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) made headlines in 2012, as a video surfaced online known as, KONY 2012. The video, which cultivated awareness of child soldiers in Uganda, became the most viral video ever. Uganda’s LRA has abducted around 30,000 children, which is only

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    For over 20 years, the Lord's Resistance Army has been at war with the government of Uganda, causing a civil war. The Army's Rebel Groups, have attacked small villages, resulting in thousands of innocent deaths, and the abduction of children to fight with the rebels. In order to maintain these organizations, the Rebel Groups are faced with the difficult task of recruiting individuals. With limited available resources, the Rebel Groups cannot offer any appealing incentives to their recruits, but

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    Holocaust Essay One of the world’s greatest events in the twentieth century was the Holocaust. This event was tragic and dreadful to all, deceased and alive, Jews. Between January 30, 1933 and May 8, 1945, over six million Jews were tortured then killed without having a say. Having to live day by day with this terrifying experience hammered in their minds, roughly three million Jews were blessed with survival. “Only be careful and watch yourselves closely so that you do not forget the things your

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