200 killed in Ugandan cattle feud


14 September 1999


200 killed in Ugandan cattle feud


AT LEAST 200 people have been killed in a cattle raid between rival ethnic groups in a remote region of north-east Uganda.


The Bokora ethnic group attacked a village of the Matheniko people in Karamoja last week, stealing hundreds of heads of cattle in revenge for a similar raid on its livestock in July.



  • The Guardian 14/09/99 page 14 (In Brief)

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