Quoting: novamom Quoting: DarbyDoom
Central African Republic - Rebels gain control of 2 more towns; South Africa sending in troops.
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M23? The article doesn't say, it only says rebels. The military oncentrated to much tme and effort on Kony that it gave M23 time to expand become more powerful.
The rebels in CAR call themselves the Seleka (Seleka means "alliance" in the Sango language). Seleka is made up of five rebel groups - UFDF CPJP, CPSK. FDPC, and the Chadian group FPR.
UFDR - Union of Democratic Forces for Unity supported by Sudan.
CPJP - Convention of Patriots for Justice and Peace .
FDPC - Democratic Front of Central African People
CPSK - Wa Kodro Salute Patriotic Convention
FPR - Popular Front for Recovery
Note - all the groups have French names which explains why Acronyms don't match English-language names.
Source Wikipedia 2012–present Central African Republic conflict and a little additional DD research.
No Lords Resistance Army or M-23 but according to Gerry same MO.