KAMPALA - The Lord's Resistance Army,
or LRA, may be the rebel group responsible for Africa's longest running
armed conflict, but its inner workings remain relatively unknown - and
frequently misperceived - in the outside world.
In a new report, "The Lord's Resistance
Army of Today," Enough Project Field Researcher Ledio Cakaj details
the operations of the LRA following Operation Lightning Thunder, the December
2008 military offensive against the group.
The report corrects persistent misconceptions
about the LRA, such as the often-repeated claims that the LRA is motivated