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Uganda deploys military forces to Kanungu and Rukungiri Districts

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Uganda deployed military troops to the Kanungu and Rukungiri districts along the Uganda-Congo border as M23 rebels continue to advance toward the Ishasha border of DR Congo. The deployments are for the protection of Ugandans staying along the border and their properties, as well as ensuring that the international boundary remains safe despite the armed conflict in the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo. This event took place on 01/09/2023 at the following location: Kanugu and Rukungiri Districts, Uganda.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Military Deployment

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: The Citizen