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Uganda president calls gays ‘abnormal,’ but opposes bill – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda’s president opposes an anti-gay bill passed by lawmakers that calls for life imprisonment for gays, even as he characterizes homosexuals as “abnormal” people who should be rehabilitated, according to excerpts of his …Ugandan president slams gays while refusing to sign anti-gay billLos Angeles TimesAnti-Gay Countries Sure Love Gay PornDaily […]

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Congo Clashes Death Toll Reaches 100 – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalKAMPALA, Uganda—The death toll from clashes between the Congolese army and supporters of former presidential candidate Joseph Mukungubila rose to 100, as troops battled to control the latest flash point of instability in the mineral-rich but restive …Death toll in Congo attacks rises to 100 – governmentReuters IndiaCongo army repels coordinated attack in […]

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Fighting continues in S Sudan despite cease-fire – Washington Post

Washington PostKAMPALA, Uganda — A spokesman for South Sudan’s military says fighting continues in the oil-producing Unity state despite ongoing efforts by regional leaders to get both sides to agree to an immediate cease-fire. Military spokesman Col. Philip Aguer said …South Sudan rebels wary of truceBBC NewsCeasefire hope for South Sudan ?euronewsSouth Sudan Unrest Sees […]

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US military aircraft hit, soldiers wounded in South Sudan: Ugandan official – Reuters

ReutersKAMPALA (Reuters) – Gunfire hit U.S. military aircraft flying in to rescue people from fighting in South Sudan, wounding two U.S. soldiers on Saturday, a Ugandan government official said. One plane was damaged when it was hit over remote Jonglei state, …US aircraft ‘hit by incoming fire’ over South SudanIrish TimesS. Sudan rebels fire on, […]