What Another Museveni Victory Means for Uganda

What Another Museveni Victory Means for Uganda
Ugandans queue to cast their votes, Kampala, Uganda Feb. 18, 2016 (AP photo by Ben Curtis).

In this week’s Trend Lines podcast, WPR’s editor-in-chief, Judah Grunstein, and host Peter Dörrie discuss the United Nation’s road-trip diplomacy, efforts to save cultural heritage during conflicts, and the growing threat against human rights activists in Latin America. For the Report, Peter talks about the recent elections in Uganda and shifting views of longtime President Yoweri Museveni.


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Relevant articles on WPR:

U.N. Security Council Should Make Better Use of ‘Road-Trip Diplomacy’

The Next Monuments Men? How Militaries Could Protect Culture in Conflict
Safeguarding Cultural Heritage in Times of War
Activists’ Murders Show Human Rights Under Assault in Latin America
Catastrophic Victory: Museveni’s Re-Election and Uganda’s Future

Trend Lines is produced, edited and hosted by Peter Dörrie, a freelance journalist and analyst focusing on security and resource politics in Africa. You can follow him on Twitter at @peterdoerrie.

Additional audio credits:

NTV Kenya – ‘Project Muhoozi’: Leaked letter alleges assassination plot
KTN News Kenya – Chaos in Kampala Uganda as police arrest opposition presidential candidate Kizza Besigye on campaign

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