Ugandan Government, Rebels Sign Cease-Fire in Latest Step Toward Peace Deal

Ugandan Government, Rebels Sign Cease-Fire in Latest Step Toward Peace Deal

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childsoldiers.jpgUgandan rebels of the Lord’s Resistance Army signed a formal cease-fire with the government on Feb. 24 and are moving toward a March deadline for the final peace deal that would disarm the group, ending an insurgency that has lasted more than two decades and killed thousands. (Original story from the Associated Press, Feb 24)  photo-Child Soldiers go back to civilian life in Uganda. More about the March agreements below…

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