- Ugandan activists challenge anti-gay law in court Updated: Mar-11-14 8:44 am
- Tanzania, long cautious, is caught in Rwanda feud Updated: Mar-09-14 7:10 am
- Kerry: Anti-gay law complicates US-Uganda ties Updated: Feb-28-14 3:22 pm
- Aids cuts, delays hit Uganda's poor health sector Updated: Feb-28-14 10:54 am
- World Bank delays loan to Uganda over anti-gay law Updated: Feb-27-14 6:45 pm
- US eyes push against anti-gay laws worldwide Updated: Feb-26-14 8:02 pm
- UN chief urges repeal of Uganda anti-gay law Updated: Feb-25-14 1:25 pm
- Swedish minister meets gay activists in Uganda Updated: Feb-25-14 6:02 am
- US reviews Ugandan relations after anti-gay law Updated: Feb-24-14 2:59 pm
- Tutu urges Uganda's Museveni against anti-gay bill Updated: Feb-23-14 11:01 am
- US conservatives praise Russia's anti-gay laws Updated: Feb-21-14 3:11 pm
- Quiet diplomacy faulted for Africa's anti-gay laws Updated: Feb-20-14 6:26 am
- Israel begins sending African migrants to Uganda Updated: Feb-19-14 3:14 pm
- Uganda: Wanted LRA rebel commander believed dead Updated: Feb-17-14 12:34 pm
- Obama: Anti-gay bill step backward for Ugandans Updated: Feb-16-14 4:43 pm
- Official: Somali man plotting to attack Uganda Updated: Feb-12-14 7:55 am
- Long-time Ugandan leader gets backing for 2016 run Updated: Feb-12-14 7:28 am
- US embassy in Uganda warns of terror threat Updated: Feb-11-14 2:28 pm
- Gays in Kenya protest against Ugandan bill Updated: Feb-10-14 10:31 am
KAMPALA, Uganda - Rights activists has petitioned Uganda's Constitutional Court in a case challenging the validity of the country's new anti-gay measure.
KAMPALA, Uganda - The East African nation of Tanzania - long a force of quiet power in the region and a voice of restraint and non-interference in other countries' affairs - is embroiled in a potentially ugly feud with Rwanda and its press after Tanzania's president urged Rwanda's government to negotiate with a Congo-based Rwandan rebel group.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has told Uganda's president that the African nation's new anti-gay law will complicate its relationship with America.
KAMPALA, Uganda - The health project in Uganda for which the World Bank is delaying a loan does not face an immediate shortage of money, an official said Friday, allaying concerns that work to improve maternal and child health services could stall because of the country's new anti-gay law.
WASHINGTON - The World Bank has postponed a $90 million loan to Uganda over its anti-gay law that has drawn widespread criticism from Western governments, the United Nations and rights groups.
WASHINGTON - Troubled by an anti-gay movement in Uganda and across much of the world, the U.S. is launching a new effort to combat what Secretary of State John Kerry described Wednesday as a threat to human rights.
UNITED NATIONS - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is demanding the revision or repeal of Uganda's law imposing life sentences for homosexuality and same-sex marriage.
STOCKHOLM - Sweden's finance minister has visited a group of gay activists in Uganda, lending his support to their plight after the country's president signed an anti-gay bill that punishes gay sex with up to life in prison.
WASHINGTON - The White House says the United States is reviewing its relationship with Uganda because of the African nation's new anti-gay law.
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Sunday made an impassioned plea to Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni not to sign into law a harsh Anti-Homosexuality Bill that calls for a life sentence for some same-sex relations.
Two longtime opponents of the U.S. gay-rights movement on Friday announced formation of a coalition that will seek to persuade more countries around the world to follow Russia's example in passing laws that restrict gay rights.
DAKAR, Senegal - Last month, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni met in his office with a team of U.S.-based rights activists concerned about legislation that would impose life sentences for some homosexual acts. South African retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu joined them by phone, pointing out similarities between Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Bill and racist laws enforced under South Africa's former apartheid government.
JERUSALEM - Israel has begun sending dozens of African migrants to Uganda, an Israeli official said Wednesday, a move that has sparked concerns that they are being coerced into going to a country that may not keep them safe.
KAMPALA, Uganda - Uganda's military said it believes a senior rebel commander with the infamous Lord's Resistance Army was killed last year in Central African Republic following an attack by African Union forces, inflicting a serious setback to the rebel group that is said to be in decline amid an international hunt for its leader, Joseph Kony.
RANCHO MIRAGE, California - President Barack Obama warned Uganda Sunday over its plans to further criminalize homosexuality, saying it would "complicate our valued relationship."
NAIROBI, Kenya - A Kenyan official says security agents are looking for a Somali national believed to be part of a terror group plotting an attack in Uganda.
KAMPALA, Uganda - Uganda's ruling party chose the country's long-serving president to be its unopposed candidate for elections in 2016, eliminating the potential challenge of internal rivals who could threaten the leader's nearly 30-year grip on power.
KAMPALA, Uganda - The U.S. Embassy in Uganda is warning of a specific terrorist threat in the country's capital, Kampala.
NAIROBI, Kenya - Dressed in rainbow wigs and masks, gays and lesbians in Kenya on Monday joined a global effort to protest against an anti-homosexuality bill passed by Uganda's parliament that is now in the hands of the country's president.