Archive for June 6th, 2020

US, France Confirm Death of Key al-Qaida Emir in Africa

The United States says there is no doubt that the long-time leader of a key al-Qaida terror group affiliate in North Africa is dead. Officials with U.S. Africa Command Saturday confirmed the death of Abdelmalek Droukdel, the emir of al-Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM),...
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Rights Groups Condemn Attack on Aid Workers in Cameroon

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Rights groups in Cameroon have condemned increased attacks on aid workers and hospital staff in the country’s troubled western regions. The groups blame both government troops and anglophone rebels fighting to create an English-speaking state in majority French-speaking Cameroon. Ernestine Maika, a...
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