The LRA perpetrated 92 attacks in the latest year vs. 153 attacks in the year previous.
This is a -39.9% decrease in attacks.
The LRA perpetrated 14 killings and 277 abductions in the latest year vs. 8 killings and 499 in the year previous.
This is a 75.0% increase in fatalities and a -44.5% decrease in abductions.
June 27, 2018 // A group of 12 LRA members composed of 6 men and 6 boys ambushed 4 traders traveling by bike from Sam Ouandja, CAR. They looted their rice, sugar, oil, and cassava before releasing them. They wore civilian and military attire, and spoke Acholi and Sango.
June 20, 2018 // LRA ambushed civilians en route to their fields. They looted and abducted a total of 17 civilians, of which at least 3 women, 3 men, and 1 child were later released. Armed civilians reportedly departed in pursuit of the assailants.
June 27, 2018 // A young man and woman reportedly escaped the captivity of an LRA group had abducted them near Lindimbia, DRC, on May 10, 2018. The young girl that had been abducted along with them reportedly remains in captivity.