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16 killed in brutal LRA attack in northern Central African Republic, say military

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Joseph Kony in southern Sudan in 2008
Joseph Kony in southern Sudan in 2008 Reuters/Africa24 Media

A Central African Republic military source reports that the Lord's Resistance Army, known as the LRA and led by Joseph Kony, killed 16 villagers in northern Central African Republic last week, in what was described as an extremely violent and brutal attack. RFI spoke with Kasper Agger, a field researcher for the American advocacy group Enough Project, which fights to end crimes against humanity, and is particularily active in areas under LRA control.