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Stories with person: Omar al-Bashir
  • Ugandan president inaugurated amid opposition arrests 
    Updated: May-12-16 3:44 pm

    KAMPALA, Uganda - Uganda's long-time president was sworn in Thursday for a fifth term, taking him into his fourth decade in power amid arrests of opposition politicians and a shutdown of social media.

  • US diplomats walk out of Uganda president's inauguration 
    Updated: May-12-16 3:32 pm

    WASHINGTON - The State Department says the U.S. delegation attending Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's inauguration walked out of the ceremony in protest. At issue were his disparaging comments about an international war crimes tribunal and the presence of Sudan's leader whom the court has indicted.