7 civilians were killed and 3 injured in an armed attack in Cameroon.

At least seven people They died and three people were injured in an attack It was committed by a gunman on Monday against the town of Belel in the Adamaoua district in northeastern Cameroon, according to local Cameroonian media on Thursday.

An unidentified person shot 10 people and seven died, the Actu Cameroun news portal reported. Police have yet to find the person responsible for the attack and are investigating the causes of the incident.

Cameroon’s Anglophone regions – Northwest and Southwest – shaken by conflicts as a result of the suppression of separatist movements After Ambazonia declared its independence on 1 October 2017. In the previous year, another part of the British colonies in Africa but decided to join French Cameroon, this region has been the scene of peaceful protests to demand or demand greater autonomy. independence advocating discrimination by central authorities in matters of language as well. Since that time, armed groups multiplied and support for separatists, hitherto quite marginal, has increased. The government responded with harsh crackdown, which human rights organizations accused security forces of committing atrocities.

Source: Informacion


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