Renewed Illegal Gun Trade Causes Panic in Karamoja

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3rd Division Commander, Brig Richard Otto speaking during a regional security meeting on the renewed cattle raids. On his right is the deputy county commissioner for Loima in Kenya while on his left is the LCD Kotido and RDC Moroto on extreme left. Edward Eninu

3rd Division Commander, Brig Richard Otto speaking during a regional security meeting on the renewed cattle raids. On his right is the deputy county commissioner for Loima in Kenya while on his left is the LCD Kotido and RDC Moroto on extreme left.

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But the peace is being threatened by reports of illegal arms entering the region from neighbouring Kenya and South Sudan. The influx of arms has also revived cattle raids along borders and within the various Karimojong ethnicities.

 

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