Lord's Resistance Army

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Noun1.Lord's Resistance Army - a quasi-religious rebel group in Uganda that terrorized and raped women and kidnapped children who were forced to serve in the army
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Republic of Uganda, Uganda - a landlocked republic in eastern Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1962
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FRIDAY night commuters experienced some relief last night as all four lanes of the Brynglas tunnels reopened.
Taking place May 21-25, the Project Uganda interactive sessions will include cultural overviews on a number of topics including African village life; child rights and issues; Acholi tribe women; and the story of the night commuters, thousands of children who, for generations, have at times been forced to walk for miles each evening from their villages to the city of Gulu to seek refuge and protection from abductions by the rebel LRA guerillas.
A moving, unusual film that deserves a special award for guts and glory,' said Russell of the best produced film, Night Commuters by Marc Hoeferlin, Ashley Jenkins and Justin Purefoy.