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Lord's Resistance Army       345401883

Scope note
Rebel movement formed by Joseph Kony in northern Uganda in 1987, incorporating remnants of Alice Lakwena's Holy Spirit Mobile Forces/Movement and Odong Latek's Uganda People's Democratic Army. By 2012 it had been reduced to a force of between 200 and 250 fighters, operating in northern Uganda, South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo and Central African Republic.

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Holy Spirit Mobile Forces
Holy Spirit Movement
HSMF
Lord's Resistance Movement
LRA
LRA/M
LRM/A
Uganda People's Democratic Army
UPDA

Broader terms
rebellions

Subject category
09.01.06 NAMED CONFLICTS AND REBELLIONS

Indexing history
Added 2012.



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