Cameroon rescues 900 Boko Haram captives

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Cameroon rescues 900 Boko Haram captives


Cameroonian Defense Minister, Joseph Betti Assomo, announced that the Cameroonian military had killed over 100 Boko Haram insurgents as well as freed up to 900 hostages in an operation from November 26 to 28. It is unclear whether this offensive was part of the new regional task force formed in August, which at this point has not conducted any joint actions.

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Boko Haram literally means "western education forbidden," and preach a form of Islam that de...


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