[JURIST] UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon [official profile] submitted a report [materials] on Wednesday to the UN Security Council [official website] concerning the situation of children affected by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) [BBC backgrounder; JURIST news archive] in Uganda. The report concluded that the LRA still poses a threat [UN News Centre report] to children and civilians, leading 45,000 people to leave their homes. It also detailed six crimes against children committed by the LRA which include recruitment and use...

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