Opposition legislators in Parliament have tasked govt to supply an intensive clarification to Parliament as to why the Uganda Of us’s Defence Forces deployed in DR Congo without its authorisation.
The navy leadership confirmed the day long gone by that UPDF troops had attacked the bases of the insurrection crew Allied Democratic Forces within the DR Congo.
“This morning, we have launched joint air and artillery strikes in opposition to ADF camps with our Congolese allies,”UPDF spokesperson, Brig Flavia Byekwaso tweeted on Tuesday afternoon.
Without giving petite print, the UPDF spokesperson said the air strikes had been completed alongside with their counterparts from DRC.
In Parliament, opposition legislators warned the deployed forces in opposition to repeating the same mistakes of looting pure resources of Congo love it happened within the dead 1990s because it goes to also taint the image of Uganda.
Mityana Municipality legislator Francis Zaake tasked govt to ticket the deployment of UPDF in Congo without the approval of Parliament as required by law.
He became once supported by other MPs including Francis Mwijukye of Buhweju, Dr. Timoth Batuwa of Jinja City South West and Gilbert Oulanya of Kilak South who said govt had not followed essentially the most attention-grabbing plan sooner than deploying Uganda’s forces delivery air the nation.
Nonetheless Deputy Speaker, Anita Amongst tasked the MPs to desk proof on Uganda’s deployment in DR Congo.