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Wanted: Joseph Kony

Office of Global Criminal Justice

Information leading to the arrest, transfer, or conviction of
Joseph Kony
Up to $5 Million Reward

Date: 03/13/2013 Description: Joseph Kony - State Dept Image





Joseph Kony is the subject of an arrest warrant by the International Criminal Court (ICC) for war crimes and crimes against humanity.

Kony is the Chairman and Commander-in-Chief of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), which has committed numerous atrocities against civilians across Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Central African Republic, and South Sudan. Kony is charged with responsibility for war crimes and crimes against humanity, for, among other acts, forced enlistment of children as soldiers through abduction, sexual enslavement, and intentionally directing attacks against civilian populations. The African Union and United Nations Security Council have repeatedly condemned atrocities committed by the LRA.

To bring Kony to justice, the United States Government is offering a reward to individuals who furnish information leading to his arrest, transfer, or conviction for war crimes or crimes against humanity.

All information regarding the identity of any informant will be kept strictly confidential.

Link to Interpol RED NOTICE.

SUBMIT A TIP (This link will take you to the Rewards for Justice website)


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