Rebels without borders in the Rwenzori borderland? A biography of the Allied Democratic Forces

  title={Rebels without borders in the Rwenzori borderland? A biography of the Allied Democratic Forces},
  author={Kristof Titeca and Koen Vlassenroot},
  journal={Journal of Eastern African Studies},
  pages={154 - 176}
Abstract This article provides a detailed analysis of the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), a Ugandan rebel movement that is operating from Congolese soil but so far has attracted very limited scholarly attention. Having its roots in Ugandan Islamic community, it has become part of larger transborder dynamics of rebellion and resistance. It is argued that although its institution is linked to several internal dynamics in Uganda, the movement's character has been largely shaped by the specific… 

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