Joseph R. Kony is the leader of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), a guerrilla
group that ... 66,000 children became soldiers. 2 million ... In November 2013,
Kony was reported to be in poor heal...
Mar 8, 2012 ... In October, the president deployed 100 combat-equipped troops – mostly ...
refers to the total number of children abducted by the LRA over nearly 30 years.
.... group, than as serving as a very slick promotional vehicle for his charity. ......
became advocates (and world experts) for this campaign over night.
LRA attacks [ ] in the CAR in late 2010, near Kony's camps in Kafia Kingi ... the
tenures of five US presidents and taken him across a vast swath of east and
central Africa. ... In the late 1980s he became involved in a series of rebel groups
fighting the ... Kony then reorganized the LRA's hierarchy, transferring almost all
Jan 22, 2015 ... THERE are fresh calls to arrest notorious militia leader Joseph Kony, after one of
his top ... VICE News returns to the CAR in 2014 to further document the ongoing
conflict and to ... His arrest came nearly a decade after he, Kony and other LRA
leaders were indicted. .... “I don't want to die in the wilderness.”.
Apr 4, 2014 ... Joseph Kony, the Ugandan leader of the Lord's Resistance Army, is being
pursued by ... This would indicate that Kony became a household name in more
than just ... Earlier this month, after almost three years of atrocities and instability
... (CAR) successfully and peacefully elected a new president.
Mar 9, 2012 ... i made a chart showing the growth in tweets about Kony and #StopKony. nearly
10m since the beginning of the month: ... How did “Kony 2012″ go viral so
quickly? ... a compelling narrative about how he became involved in this effort. ...
And the White House press secretary, Jay Carney, said President ...
Dec 9, 2013 ... Central African Republic president Michel Djotodia. ... a government that is
almost toothless and the collapse of institutions have forced ... In 1996, Ange-
Félix Patassé – from a northern ethnic group, the Kaba – was elected President.
... The UN should demand that the CAR cooperate fully in Kony's capture ...
Nov 22, 2013 ... CAR has urged warlord Kony and his rebels to surrender ... government for
nearly two decades, before fleeing with his fighters into the jungles ... Mr Djotodia
became interim CAR president after northern Seleka rebels seized ...
Mar 21, 2012 ... Joseph Kony is the leader of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), ... waned in the
early 1990s as the LRA became increasingly violent against civilians ... against
civilians in the remote border area of South Sudan, CAR and Congo. ... Abducted
children are almost immediately separated from adult abductees.
President Obama's Chance to Define His Legacy on the LRA Crisis | August
2015 ... In what became known as Operation Ob- ... still attack civilians across
vast swaths of the CAR and ...... In February 2013, after nearly a year of delays,