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Dozens of children, mostly girls, abducted by armed groups in conflict-hit northern Mozambique

Gunmen in conflict-hit northern Mozambique abducted dozens of children during raids in 2020, according to a new analysis by Save the Children. The charity said in a report on Wednesday the “abduction of children has become a new and alarmingly regular tactic by armed groups” in Cabo Delgado province, where worsening fighting over the past […]

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Mozambique: Dozens killed, scores missing after militant attack convoy

The attempted evacuation of people trapped during an attack in northern Mozambique by militants has led to multiple casualties, with dozens of people still unaccounted for, according to reports. The town of Palma in Cabo Delgado province was attacked by Islamist insurgents on Wednesday. Witnesses reported seeing bodies in the streets after the insurgents, believed […]