Learn more by reading our in-depth look at the Lord's Resistance Army.
Who is Joseph Kony?
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Joseph Kony, leader of the Lord's Resistance Army since 1987, combines cult fanaticism with ruthless military efficiency. In 2005, the International Criminal Court charged Kony with 12 counts of crimes against humanity and 21 counts of war crimes. He has yet to face justice for his actions.
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Western Equatoria, Sudan
A National Gathering of the Next Generation of Human Rights Defenders
The cross-border nature of the Lord’s Resistance Army, or LRA—currently active in northeastern Congo, the Central African Republic, and southern Sudan—is a clear threat to international peace and security.
Enough experts expose the ongoing violence and turmoil caused by the Lord's Resistance Army in central Africa.
Arrow Boys are local militia that have organized to defend communities against the LRA.
About the Author
Ledio Cakaj is an Enough Project field researcher.
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