Uganda's Army (UPDF) and the Fight for Mogadishu...part 2

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Here is part two of my continuing serialization of the Ugandan mission in somalia...well in case you are wondering...i did my Thesis on this area of conflicts and peace keeping in Africa... Both Uganda and Burundi suffered massive troop casualities..in one attack over 70 Burundi soldiers were killed and their bodies dragged and displayed in a stadium.....would the Kenyan public have endured such

warning very graphic images

https://mogadishuman.wordpress.com/2011/07/29/amisoms-offensive-backfires/

https://mogadishuman.wordpress.com/2010/10/07/peacekeepers-bodies-dragged-in-mogadishu/

https://mogadishuman.wordpress.com/2011/02/25/536/



at 1.05 you will the equivalent of the CDF of UPDF Gen Katumba Wamala...quite an leader ...(uganda main language of instruction for the military is in swahili...there is a popular saying in kampala that goes "at night if you speak swahili u are either a soldier or a ganster"


BBC documentary by Reeves more close quarters combat

from 7.14 more fighting


UPDF troop rotation and more interviews
 
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