The majority of those killed in the three attacks in the Beni region were Christians.
While most of Uganda is Christian, radical Islamists are becoming more common along the country’s borders.
Assailants in Uganda strangle mother of eight still in pain from prior beating.
Uganda is not known for its hatred of Christianity, but it is becoming more common among Muslim communities.
A forty-one-year-old former imam was killed on the 7th of December by a mob of Muslims, a week after converting to Christianity.
Pastor Moses Nabwana’s wife was hospitalized for five days, and the church leader several days more.
The assault was the latest of many instances of persecution of Christians in Uganda that Morning Star News has documented.
According to the Kivu Security Tracker, there are more than one hundred militias like the ADF operating in the region.