In Context: U.S. Troops & Advisors to Uganda

Just keeping tabs on a possible story on the sending of troops and advisors to Uganda. Seems that there is a $10 billion investment to Tullow Oil that is pending – so this group may be sent with regards to that deal.

2011.10.19 – U.S. deploys Special Forces, military ‘advisers’ to Central Africa [Workers World]
2011.10.18 – Uganda to start refining its own oil in 2014 [The Standard, Kenya]
2011.01.11 – Tullow Says Oil Production in Uganda to Start in 2012 [Bloomberg]
2010.02.18 – Uganda needs $8 billion to develop oil industry [Energy-pedia News]

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