In the mid-1980s, the guerrilla Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) was established in Uganda and continues to conduct an anti-government rebellion.

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It is a terrorist organization that has killed tens of thousands of people in Uganda since 1987. The founder and leader of the movement is Joseph Kony, a self-proclaimed prophet and voice of God and the Holy Spirit, whom "the Creator sent to save the Acholi people.

The ideology of the LRA is based on a mixture of Christianity, mysticism, indigenous religions, and witchcraft. The goal of their activity is to establish a theocratic state based on the Ten Commandments, along with the culture and traditions of the Acholi people.