Surrendered LRA Commander Moved to Central African Republic

January 17, 2015 12:06 PM

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The commander of a notorious Ugandan rebel group is expected to be flown to Netherlands Saturday to face international war crimes charges after he surrendered in a remote corner of Central African Republic, authorities said.

Dominic Ongwen is expected to be transferred to the International Criminal Court at The Hague later Saturday, according to Ghislain Grezengue, the chief prosecutor in Central African Republic. Ongwen was under guard by United Nations forces currently in the country to stabilize it after months of se...

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