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Stories with subject: Political defections
  • Fugitive African warlord Joseph Kony is said to be sickly 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 7:32 am

    KAMPALA, Uganda - The fugitive leader of the Lord's Resistance Army is sickly and in retreat from an international manhunt that includes U.S. forces, a Ugandan military spokesman said Monday, citing the accounts of recent defectors who are backing up reports that the rebel group is in decline.

  • Cuba confirms defection of 2 baseball players during US trip story has photos
    Updated: Jul-03-15 3:33 pm

    HAVANA - Two Cuban baseball players have defected while in the United States for a series of games against U.S. collegians, the island's official sports media confirmed.