Is Another Boko Haram or Al-Shabaab Erupting in Mozambique?
A sudden upsurge in brutal violence in northern Mozambique, including the beheadings of women and children, has sounded alarms that a violent jihadist movement like Boko Haram or al-Shabaab could be evolving. Since October last year, over 50 people have been killed in about 20 attacks in Cabo Delgado province on the Tanzania border, Peter Fabricius writes for ISS.
From beheadings, hacking people to death, to burning vehicles and homes, Mozambique has been shaken by brutal attacks that police have linked to an Islamic extremist group in the ... Read more »
Cabo Delgado, a province expected to become the centre of a natural gas industry after several promising discoveries, has been rocked by a spate of attacks on security forces and ... Read more »
An unknown group of men thought to be Islamic fundamentalists, attacked the village of Monjane in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado. The village community leader. ... Read more »
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