Joseph Kony is a warlord from Ugandathat have been connected whit crimes during war and has been charged by the nternational Criminal Court in The Hague for war crimes in 2005.
But what is this all about?
Joseph Kony is belived to have from 20.000 to 100 000 children in his army, no one knows the true ammount he is also known to kidnap and mutilat children. Sometimes he kill their parents so the children cant escape from the army, other methods is to cut their nose or ears of to prevent escapes.
The group Invisible Children has now decided that 2012 is going to be the year that Joseph Kony will be arrested and bought to trial. The filmmaker Jason Russel has produced a 29 minutes long video for this which has in a few days recived over 26 million hits, many people worldwide is engaging in this through twitter,facebook and bloggs.
It will not be an easy task to bring Joseph Kony to trial, the Uganda military has been trying for over 20 years
But if the actions are successfull and leads to Kony beeing put on trial in Hague it will mean a boon for the millions of Africans who suffered during the decades of his rampage
More info at Kony 2012