Mapping Violence in Central Africa
The Crisis Tracker is a geospatial database and reporting project that tracks armed group activity and conflict-related incidents in the remote border region encompassing northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo and eastern Central African Republic.
Abductions by Armed Groups
Year-to-Date
Last 3 Months
All Time
Quick Stats:

Armed groups perpetrated 174 attacks in the past 365 days, compared with 239 attacks in the previous 365 days.

This represents a -27.2% decrease in attacks.

Armed groups perpetrated 73 killings and 41 abductions in the past 365 days compared to 105 killings and 43 in the previous 365 days.

This represents a -30.5% decrease in fatalities and a -4.7% decrease in abductions.

Note: These stats include attacks by various armed groups, not all of whom are represented on the public version of the Crisis Tracker map due to do no harm concerns. Please contact us if you would like to request further information.

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Latest Incident
Killing · about 2 months ago · Dec 31, 2023
An unidentified armed group ambushed 3 brother near Zemio. 2 of the brothers managed to escape. The murdered body of the other brother was found 2 days later.
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