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Auma Nancy, age 18, was abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) while walking in a rural area with a boy on May 28, 2005 in Umyama, a camp for displaced people, Uganda. Nancy was attacked in April this year, and she was seven-month pregnant. The four young rebels kidnapped the boy, tied her, cut her ears, nose, and mouth, and left her bleeding alone in the bush. Nancy managed to get back to the camp and was later taken to a hospital in Gulu, the provincial capital. The rebel group has brought terror to Northern Uganda for almost twenty years, fighting the Ugandan government. The victims are usually children, which are abducted and used as child soldiers and sex slaves. Many of the abducted children are forced to perform gruesome acts and are usually brainwashed when initiated in the LRA..Photo by Per-Anders Pettersson)...
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