LRA Violence // Year-Over-Year

The LRA perpetrated 142 attacks in the latest year vs. 204 attacks in the year previous.

This is a -30.4% decrease in attacks.

The LRA perpetrated 13 killings and 484 abductions in the latest year vs. 25 killings and 710 in the year previous.

This is a -48.0% decrease in fatalities and a -31.8% decrease in abductions.

Year previous: October 18, 2015 to October 17, 2016
Latest year: October 18, 2016 to today
Latest Attack

October 05, 2017 // An LRA group comprised of men, women, and children looted fields 52 km northeast of Mbangana, CAR.The assailants looted peanuts and temporarily forced 6 civilians to porter the looted goods.

Latest Major Attack

September 24, 2017 // An LRA group attacked the community of Kpabou, CAR. They looted the community of food and non-food items and abducted 23 community members as porters.

Latest Returnee Event

October 05, 2017 // The 6 men abducted as porters by an LRA group north of Mbangana, CAR, were released after a few hours in captivity.

Hardest Hit Communities by # of Attacks
Last 30 Days
Mbangana, Haute-Kotto, CAR: 1
Obo-Mboki Road, Haut-Mbomou, CAR: 1
Sam Ouandja, Haute-Kotto, CAR: 1
Last 365 Days
Nambia (near Niangara), Haut Uele, DRC: 10
Banda, Bas Uele, DRC: 8
Limai, Haut Uele, DRC: 6