Human Rights Watch says security forces have killed at least four civilians and raped one woman since mid-June 2019. Its says those killed include an elderly man with a physical disability and a young man with a mental disability.
Security Forces Kill Civilians, Rape Woman
HRW, 22 July 2019
Cameroonian security forces have killed at least four civilians and raped one woman since mid-June 2019 during security operations in the North-West region. Those killed include an… Read more »
Women protest, holding up a poster with images of atrocities committed in an ongoing conflict between government forces and armed separatists, in Bamenda, Cameroon, Sept. 7, 2018.
Separatist Fighters Occupy 50 Schools
VOA, 22 July 2019
Cameroon says armed separatists are occupying more than 50 schools in its western English-speaking regions, using them for training and to hide from the military. The alleged… Read more »
Switzerland Says It Is Mediating Talks as Cameroon's Separatist Crisis Deepens
VOA, 19 July 2019
Switzerland has officially said it is helping the government of Cameroon negotiate with rebels to end the separatist crisis that has killed more than 2,000 people in Cameroon. The… Read more »
Situation in the North West - Defence Chief of Staff Sizes-Up Security Operations
Cameroon Tribune, 19 July 2019
Visiting Major General, Rene Claude Meka inspired the population to collaborate in giving security a chance towards a return to normalcy. Read more »
Switzerland has agreed to mediate talks between the government of Cameroon and separatist leaders aimed at faciliating a peaceful resolution to a three-year conflict. This is ... Read more »
The longer the Cameroonian Anglophone Crisis goes on, the more deeply-entrenched the bitterness among citizens, writes Julius Amin for Pambazuka News. Read more »
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