The LRA perpetrated 108 attacks in the latest year vs. 166 attacks in the year previous.
This is a -34.9% decrease in attacks.
The LRA perpetrated 15 killings and 300 abductions in the latest year vs. 13 killings and 582 in the year previous.
This is a 15.4% increase in fatalities and a -48.5% decrease in abductions.
May 03, 2018 // A boy was kidnapped by an LRA group near Yangoussi, CAR, as he was travelling by motorcycle along the Bria-Nzako Road. The assailant were armed with AK-47s, and spoke Acholi, Zande, and Sango.
April 01, 2018 // A group of 15 presumed LRA looted Bozongui of its radios, food, and tools, and kidnapped 18 civilians, killing 1 in captivity. Comprised of 7 men, 3 boys, and 5 women, they wore military and civilian attire, and spoke Pazande, Acholi, Lingala, and Sango.
May 12, 2018 // A boy escaped from LRA captivity and was reunited with his family in Bria, CAR. He had been kidnapped by an LRA group on May 3 near Yangou Issi, CAR, as he was travelling by motorcycle along the Bria-Nzako Road.