Terrorism & Insurgency

Suspected LRA militants kidnap 27 people in the DRC's Bas-Uele

10 September 2018

In Banda district, Bas-Uele province, a group of suspected Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) militants looted food, medical supplies and other unidentified items, before abducting 30 people. The assailants reportedly killed two police officers and wounded another, before heading westward. Militants released 21 of the hostages on 29 August. Information provided by the LRA Crisis Tracker cannot be independently verified, but is assessed to be reliable.





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