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LRA Violence // Year-Over-Year

The LRA perpetrated 87 attacks in the latest year vs. 99 attacks in the year previous.

This is a -12.1% decrease in attacks.

The LRA perpetrated 7 killings and 360 abductions in the latest year vs. 10 killings and 292 in the year previous.

This is a -30.0% decrease in fatalities and a 23.3% increase in abductions.


Year previous: February 23, 2017 to February 22, 2018
Latest year: February 23, 2018 to today
Latest Attack

January 30, 2019 // A suspected LRA group ambushed 4 men and 1 woman traveling by motorcycle 7 km south of Limai. They looted all victims of their food, phones, a motorcycle battery, and other valuables, and released 2 of the 3, including the woman.

Latest Major Attack

January 28, 2019 // A suspected LRA group of 15 men who reportedly spoke Acholi, Pazande, and a broken Lingala looted several travelers 40 km west of Sanangu. They abducted approximately 10 men before they departed west.

Latest Returnee Event

February 02, 2019 // A suspected LRA group released the remaining 8 men they had abducted 40 km west of Sanangu, DRC, on January 28. They released them 45 km west of Zangabai.

Hardest Hit Communities by # of Attacks
Last 30 Days
Bilikwa, Haut Uele, DRC: 2
Sam Ouandja, Haute-Kotto, CAR: 1
Nango (near Ngilima), Haut Uele, DRC: 1
Last 365 Days
Yalinga, Haute-Kotto, CAR: 6
Obo, Haut-Mbomou, CAR: 6
Mugalie, Bas Uele, DRC: 4