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Cameroon: Attack by No Pity Ambazonia group at Balikumbat DO’s residence leaves one dead

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One civilian is reported dead and another one seriously injured in an attack carried out at the residence of the Divisional Officer for Balikumbat in the North West region of Cameroon early Tuesday June 22.


According to military report, the residence of the DO for Balikumbat was attacked by a group of terrorists known as No Pity at about 3am Tuesday June 22.

Security forces present retaliated and pushed back the terrorists. In the course of it, a backup military vehicle landed on an improvised explosive device leaving two gendarmes seriously injured.

Reports adds that a bike rider who was passing by with a passenger died on the spot meanwhile his passenger sustained injuries.

This attack follows a series of attacks on Government forces in the two troubled regions over the weekend that claimed the lives of about five soldiers.

Published on 10.02.2021

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