President Museveni to visit White House and discuss peace talks on Oct 30th
US President George Bush has invited President Museveni for a meeting at the end of this month. An October 12 press release from the White House Press Secretary Dana Perino said Museveni is expected on October 30 to discuss a number of issues. “[Mr Bush] and President Museveni will discuss Uganda’s leadership in Somalia, the LRA, and Mr Museveni’s development plan for northern Uganda, as well as their strong partnership to combat malaria and HIV/AIDS in Uganda,” Perino said. On the LRA, Museveni will brief the US government about the progress of the peace talks that have been ongoing in Juba for over a year. Read more at The Monitor.