List of wars involving Uganda

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The following is a list of wars involving Uganda.

Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Results President Ugandan
losses
Uganda–Tanzania War
(1978–1979)
Uganda Uganda
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya Libya
Palestinian territories PLO
 Tanzania
Uganda UNLA
Mozambique Mozambique
Defeat
Idi Amin
~1,650
Ugandan Bush War
(1981–1986)
Uganda UNLA Uganda NRA Regime change
Milton Obote
~100,000–
500,000
LRA Insurgency
(1987–present)
 Uganda
South Sudan SPLA
 DR Congo
 Central African Republic
Flag of Lord's Resistance Army.svg LRA Ongoing
  • LRA overall defunct.
  • Joseph Kony whereabouts unknown.
Yoweri Museveni
65,000+
First Congo War
(1996–1997)
Democratic Republic of the Congo AFDL
Uganda Uganda
Rwanda Rwanda
Burundi Burundi
Angola Angola
 Zaire
Rwanda ALiR
UNITA
Victory
Unknown
Second Congo War
(1998–2002)[1]
Democratic Republic of the Congo RCD
Democratic Republic of the Congo Banyamulenge
Democratic Republic of the Congo MLC
Uganda Uganda
Rwanda Rwanda
Burundi Burundi
Flag of UNITA.svg UNITA
Democratic Republic of the Congo DR Congo
Angola Angola
Chad Chad
Namibia Namibia
 Zimbabwe
Rwanda FDLR
Interahamwe
Democratic Republic of the Congo Mai-Mai
Uganda UNRF II
Burundi FROLINA
No clear victor
  • Creation of a unified, multi-party government.
  • Pretoria Accord; Rwandan withdrawal from Congo in exchange for commitment towards the disarmament of Hutu militias.
  • Deployment of MONUC.
  • Continuation of the Ituri conflict until 2007.
  • Start of the Kivu conflict.
Unknown
Six-Day War (Kisangani)
(2000)
 Uganda  Rwanda Defeat
2,000+
Somali Civil War
(2007–)[3]
Somalia TFG
United Nations AMISOM
Flag of the Islamic Courts Union.svg ICU
Al-Shabaab
Ongoing
  • AMISOM deployed to assist the TFG.
83–
2,700+
South Sudan Internal Conflict
(2013–)
 South Sudan
 Uganda
Flag of South Sudan Liberation Movement.gif SSLM
South Sudan Nuer White Army
Ongoing
Unknown

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The Second Congo War lasted until 18 July 2003, but Uganda withdrew in 2002 following the Luanda Agreement of 6 September.
  2. ^ http://www.willum.com/dissertation/3rpa.PDF
  3. ^ The war started in 1991, but Uganda wasn't involved until joining the African Union Mission to Somalia in 2007.