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ADM 216/437/01THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
Ministry of Foreign AffairsP. O. Box 7048,KAMPALA,UGANDA.
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UGANDA GOVERNMENT RESPONSE ON THE FALSE ALLEGATIONS BYTHE UN GROUP OF EXPERTS THAT UGANDA SUPPORT M23MOVEMENT.Mandate and commitment of Uganda as Chair of InternationalConference on the Great Lakes Region.
Uganda as one of the member states of the ICGLR assumed theChairmanship from Zambia on 15th December 2011 and Uganda shallspearhead the ICGLR process up to 2013. Therefore, Uganda as a Chair,is mandated to coordinate all the member states and partners to fullyimplement the Pact on Security, Stability and Development in the GreatLakes region as well as the protocols.It should be noted that Uganda has since July, 2012, convened 4 Extra-ordinary Summit meetings on the security situation in the DR-Congowhere strategies and decisions were agreed upon by the ICGLR Headsof State and Government to find a durable solution to the conflict in theEastern DR- Congo.