Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The Human reality of Kasese Attack on the Civilians ( royal guards)

The recent clashes and Rwenzururu royal guards that started on 24th November 2016 in Kamabale, Karangura-Kabarole Districts reached its zenith on 27th November 2016 with the attack of the Rwenzururu King palace in Buhikira-Kasese Municipality.
within the four days, over 116 civilian (most of which kings royal guards) and 16 police officer, 136 civilians arrested according to official sources but the exact number of the victims who died may never be known.
At least 52 unidentified bodies of people killed on 27th Nov. attack at the kings palace buried Sunday 4th december 2016 at Kihara army barracks, Nyamwamba Division, Kasese Municipality.
These victims have been talked about as just number but the video attached give the real human face to the conflict.

The Kasese attack has been referred to as genocide,  massacre, armed conflict, attack on terrorists or militias, senseless murder and dehumanizing violence. The professional  Soliders Maj.Gen Mugisha(RTD) Muntu and Brig Kasirye Gwanga  have faulted the operation.Brig Kasirye  interview is below: 

Allot will be written  about the facts and fiction of the Kasese attack , but the hearts of relatives remains bleeding and the orphans left behind with no care and support.