Uganda: Information on the penalty for desertion/escape from prison for someone in the armed forces
|Publisher||Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada|
|Publication Date||1 February 1996|
|Citation / Document Symbol||UGA23072.E|
|Cite as||Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Uganda: Information on the penalty for desertion/escape from prison for someone in the armed forces, 1 February 1996, UGA23072.E, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6acda2c.html [accessed 24 May 2017]|
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Information on the penalty for escape from prison for someone in the armed forces could not be found among the sources currently available to the DIRB in Ottawa. However, information on penalties for desertion from the army is provided in Response to Information Request UGA22201.E of 6 November 1995.
This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.
Human Rights in Africa. 1990. Washington: Brookings Institute.
Africa Confidential [London]. 1990-1996.
Africa News [Durham, NC]. 1990-1995.
Africa Report [New York]. 1990-1995.
Africa Research Bulletin: Political Series [London]. 1992-1995.
Afrique/Asie [Paris]. 1993-1995.
The Indian Ocean Newsletter [Paris]. 1993-1995.
Jeune Afrique [Paris].1993-1996.