Abducted by Joseph Kony

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The Ugandan rebel leader Joseph Kony is one of the most wanted men in the world. His Lord's Resistance Army is notorious for abducting children to use as fighters or sex slaves. Hear the story of one young woman, taken from her school aged 14 and forced to live with Kony and bear his children.

(Photo: Joseph Kony in 2006. Credit: Associated Press)

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Thu 25 Jul 2013 07:50 GMT

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