Lord's Resistance Army
The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), also known as the Lord's Resistance Movement, is a Christian extremist religious movement which operated in northern Uganda and South Sudan. Originally known as the U...
Lord's Resistance Army - Wikipedia
Nationalist and Integrationist Front
The Nationalist and Integrationist Front (French: Front des Nationalistes et Intégrationnistes; FNI) is a Lendu rebel group active in the Ituri conflict in Ituri, Democratic Republic of the Congo...
Nationalist and Integrationist Front - Wikipedia
Republican Rally for Democracy in Rwanda
The Republican Rally for Democracy in Rwanda (French: Rassemblement Républicain pour la Démocratie au Rwanda (RDR)), also known as the Rassemblement Démocratique pour la Retour (Rally for the Retu...
Army for the Liberation of Rwanda
The Army for the Liberation of Rwanda (French: Armée pour la Libération du Rwanda, ALiR) was a rebel group largely composed of members of the Interahamwe and Armed Forces of Rwanda that carried ou...
Alliance of Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Congo
The Alliance of Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Congo-Zaire (AFDL or ADFLC) was a coalition of Congolese dissidents, disgruntled minority groups and nations that toppled President Mobutu Sese ...
Rally for Congolese Democracy
Congolese Rally for Democracy, sometimes Rally for Congolese Democracy, was a rebel group operating in the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Assisted by the government of ...
Holy Spirit Movement
The Holy Spirit Movement (HSM) was the Ugandan rebel group led by Alice Auma, a spirit-medium who claimed to receive direction from the spirit Lakwena. Alice, an ethnic Acholi, was purportedly direct...
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Forces for Renewal
The Forces for Renewal (French: Forces du Renouveau) is a political party in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The party originated as a breakaway faction of the rebel Rally for Congolese Democrac...
Aboke abductions
The Aboke abductions were the kidnapping of 139 secondary school female students from St. Mary's College boarding school by rebels of the Lord's Resistance Army on October 10, 1996, in Aboke, northern...
Aboke abductions - Wikipedia
Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda
The Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda is the primary remnant Rwandan Hutu rebel group in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is often referred to as simply the FDLR after...
Congolese Revolutionary Movement
The Congolese Revolutionary Movement (MRC) is a rebel group in Ituri Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo.Laurent Nkunda, leader of the National Congress for the Defence of the People, allied wi...
National Congress for the Defence of the People
The National Congress for the Defence of the People (French: Congrès national pour la défense du peuple, CNDP) is a political armed militia established by Laurent Nkunda in the Kivu region of the ...
National Congress for the Defence of the People - Wikipedia
Sam Childers
Sam Childers (born 1963) is a former Outlaws member who now dedicates his life and resources to rescue children in the war zone of South Sudan. Childers and his wife Lynn founded and operate Angels of...
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Kony 2012
Kony 2012 (officially KONY 2012 or Kony2012) is a short film produced by Invisible Children, Inc. (authors of Invisible Children). It was released on March 5, 2012. The film's purpose was to promote t...
Kony 2012 - Wikipedia
Rwenzururu region
Rwenzururu is a region in the Rwenzori Mountains of Uganda on the border of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, as well as an armed historical movement to achieve either autonomy or sovereignty for ...
Rwenzururu region - Wikipedia
ChildVoice International
ChildVoice International is a Christian nonprofit organization which attempts to assist child soldiers and other child war victims.
ChildVoice International operates through advocacy in developed ...
Rally for Congolese Democracy–Goma
The Rally for Congolese Democracy–Goma (RCD-Goma) was a faction of the RCD (Rassemblement Congolais pour la Démocratie, or Rally for Congolese Democracy), a rebel movement based in Goma, Democratic Re...
Machine Gun Preacher
Machine Gun Preacher is a 2011 action biopic film about Sam Childers, a former gang biker turned preacher and defender of African orphans. The movie was based on Childers' book Another Man's War. It ...
Machine Gun Preacher - Wikipedia
Front for the National Liberation of the Congo
The Front for the National Liberation of the Congo (FNLC, French: Front National pour la Libération du Congo) was a rebel group that fought against the government of Mobutu Sese Seko in Zaire in t...
Front for the National Liberation of the Congo - Wikipedia
People's Armed Forces of Congo
The People's Armed Forces of Congo (French: Forces Armées du Peuple Congolais) is a rebel group based in the Ituri region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and has been active in that region...
Allied Democratic Forces
The Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) is a rebel group opposed to the Ugandan government and is considered a terrorist organisation. It is based in western Uganda with rear bases in the Democratic Republ...
Lord's Resistance Army insurgency
The Lord's Resistance Army insurgency is an ongoing guerrilla campaign waged by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebel group since 1987. Currently there is small scale LRA activity in eastern Democrat...
Lord's Resistance Army insurgency - Wikipedia
International Criminal Court investigations
So far, the International Criminal Court has opened investigations into nine situations: the Democratic Republic of the Congo; Uganda; Central African Republic I and II; Darfur, Sudan; Kenya; Libya; C...
International Criminal Court investigations - Wikipedia
Resistance Patriots of Dongo
The Resistance Patriots of Dongo (French: Patriotes-Résistants de Dongo) are a rebel group in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Between October and December 2009, they took over several ...
Movement for the Liberation of the Congo
The Movement for the Liberation of the Congo (French: Mouvement pour la Liberation du Congo) is a political party in Democratic Republic of the Congo. It was a rebel group operating in the Democra...
Alliance of Patriots for a Free and Sovereign Congo
The Alliance of Patriots for a Free and Sovereign Congo (French: Alliance des patriotes pour un Congo libre et souverain), also known by its French initialism APCLS, is an armed rebel group in northea...
Interahamwe
The Interahamwe (Kinyarwanda, meaning "those who stand/work/fight/attack together") is a Hutu paramilitary organization. The militia enjoyed the backing of the Hutu-led government leading up to and du...
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Great Lakes refugee crisis
The Great Lakes refugee crisis is the common name for the situation beginning with the exodus in April 1994 of over two million Rwandans to neighboring countries of the Great Lakes region of Africa in...
Great Lakes refugee crisis - Wikipedia