Media in Cooperation and Transition
Brunnenstraße 9, 10119 Berlin, Germany
mict-international.org

Our other projects
afghanistan-today.org
niqash.org
correspondents.org
عربي

Ugandan parliament backs Museveni’s move to deploy UPDF to S. Sudan

Marvis Birungi
Uganda’s parliament endorses the deployment of troops to South Sudan.
20.01.2014  |  Kampala
UPDF soldiers in Uganda, April 13, 2011.
UPDF soldiers in Uganda, April 13, 2011.

Some lawmakers complained about the president’s unilateral decision and demanded approval by the parliament.

Ugandan forces were deployed to South Sudan shortly after violence broke out more than month ago. Marvis Birungi reports from Kampala: