Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)
The Terrorist group "Lord's Resistance Army (LRA)" is an almost insignificant association in a worldwide comparison. It is active in 5 countries. In the years 2012 to 2016 alone, a total of 72 terrorist acts with 39 killed people were registered.
The most frequently affected targets were Private citizens and Religious institutions. The most common forms of terrorism were Armed Assault and Kidnapping. Overview: TerrorismList of Terror GroupsComparison by country
Number of attacks since 1994
Only those acts of terrorism were evaluated, in which the terrorist organisation Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) claimed the main responsibility. There may well be further attacks on which Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has declared itself to be a subordinate group or in which a subordinate role has been identified by the authorities. These cases are not covered here. Neither were incidents before 1994 evaluated.
Primary attack targets
Type of attacks
Uganda 1994 to 2008
Sudan 2002 to 2011
Congo (Dem. Republic) 2006 to 2016
Central Africa 2009 to 2016
South Sudan 2015
All information sourced from the "National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism" (START) and its Global Terrorism Database
. For the definition of a terrorist act see the introduction of our terrorism pages
All information without guarantee.