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Resident Flees As Violence Grows In Anglophone Regions

January 04 2019


Residents are fleeing Cameroon's Anglophone regions amid fears of escalating violence, reports the Voice of America news. 

Fighting between separatists and the military increased after a New Year's speech by President Paul Biya, in which he reiterated a tough stance against the militants fighting for independence. 

Many have fled out of fear of the military, which has been accused of killing civilians and burning homes, according to a resident of the northwestern village of Kumbo. ...

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