Anti-Kony U.S. military deployment a 'game changer,' expert says

Mar 25, 2014

Anti-Kony U.S. military deployment a 'game changer,' expert says

The U.S. government’s decision to deploy military aircraft and additional troops could be “the decisive game changer” in the hunt for fugitive rebel leader Joseph Kony, whose notorious group, the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), appears weaker than ever before amid growing defections and the ...

Armies can't find Joseph Kony. Can crowd-funding?

Nov 6, 2013

Armies can't find Joseph Kony. Can crowd-funding?

Can you crowd fund the hunt for a war criminal on the run deep in Africa’s jungles? A Canadian adventurer with experiences in Afghanistan and Somalia wants to do just that: raise funds and take a small band of former soldiers to find Joseph ...

U.S. denies report it plans to send Ospreys to hunt Ugandan warlord

Oct 30, 2013

U.S. denies report it plans to send Ospreys to hunt Ugandan warlord

U.S. officials denied Tuesday there is a plan to base Osprey aircraft in Uganda to scale up the mission to catch the brutal African warlord Joseph Kony. The Washington Post reported the Pentagon has asked for permission to temporarily base sophisticated CV-22 Ospreys, which ...

Hunt for warlord Kony suspended

Apr 5, 2013

Hunt for warlord Kony suspended

Ugandan and American troops have suspended their joint hunt for war crimes suspect Joseph Kony and his Lord’s Resistance Army, delivering a major setback to efforts to capture a notorious warlord accused of abducting tens of thousands of children. The Ugandan military and the ...