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Profile: Lord's Resistance Army

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Profile: Lord's Resistance Army

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Profile: Lord's Resistance Army

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In northern Uganda, the long struggle between the government and the rebel militia continues. Thousands of children have been reported abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army and are either forced to join the rebels or killed. After 17 years of warfare, many wonder if a different appoarch against the rebels can be found. NPR's Jason Beaubien reports.