L R A

Lord's Resistance Army

UGANDAN GENOICDE

The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), is also known as the Lord's Resistance Movement thus, a militant movement, that is described by some as a new religious movement which is operating mainly in Northern Uganda. There have been widespread human rights violations, including murder, abduction, mutilation, child-sex slavery and forcing children to participate in hostilities.

Joseph Kony

The army originated as a Ugandan rebel force in the 1980s and changed into a fearsome, religious irregular military force, that terrorized villagers in at least four African countries. Joseph Kony, is the leader behind the mass genocide conducted by the LRA. He is a self-proclaimed prophet, Joseph Kony has been wanted for war crimes by the International Criminal Court since 2005.