Former child soldier is first to face the ICC
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Author Leo Cakaj on life under the LRA

Dominic Ongwen faces 70 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity in Uganda. He was himself abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army before rising to become a commander in its ranks. Ledio Cakaj is an expert on the LRA and the author of When Walking Defeats You.

(Photo: Ugandans follow the live transmission of the hearing of Dominic Ongwen at the Hague. Credit: Isaac Kasamani / AFP / Getty Images)

  • 06 Dec 2016