Ugandan President Says His Country's Troops Are Helping South Sudan's Army

Yoweri Museveni adds that South Sudan's military is "advancing very well with the support of our troops"


Ugandan troops are helping South Sudanese forces recapture territory seized by rebels since fighting broke out in the country last month, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni said.

"The military of South Sudan are gaining on the ground," Museveni said at a meeting of regional leaders in the Angolan capital, Luanda today. "They are advancing very well with the support of our troops."