Mozambique: Jihadist Attack At Dawn in the Macomia District – the Population Flees Into the Forest

Maputo — Since the early hours of today, May 10, an attack carried out by jihadists linked to the Islamic State has been underway in the district of Macomia, in the province of Cabo Delgado, north of Mozambique. Local sources describe the situation as traumatic, since around 5 a.m., some 500 jihadists entered the Xinavane neighborhood in the capital of Macomia and started shooting.

The population, panicked, took refuge in the forest to protect themselves. In recent days, the Islamic State has…


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