UN says Joseph Kony’s whereabouts known

New report says fugitive LRA leader is hiding in Sudanese-controlled areas of a disputed enclave in South Sudan The UN Security Council has released a new report, saying fugitive rebel leader Joseph Kony is hiding in Sudanese-controlled areas of a disputed enclave in South Sudan bordering both Sudan and the Central African Republic. Kony, the leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) has been the subject of a massive manhunt and is wanted by the International Criminal Court along with several of his commanders for war crimes, including rape and using child soldiers. “Credible sources suggest LRA leader Joseph Kony and senior LRA commanders have recently returned to seek safe haven in Sudanese-controlled areas of the enclave,” the report said. The UN also suggested senior Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) commanders were hiding in northeastern Central African Republic, exploiting the instability in the country to regroup. Al Jazeera’s James Bays, reporting...

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