Sierra Leone Declares Curfew, Says Repelled Barracks Attack

The West African country declared a “nationwide curfew” with immediate effect. It said “unidentified individuals” tried to infiltrate an armory but they had been “rebuffed.”

Sierra Leone’s government said on Sunday that unidentified gunmen attacked a military barracks and tried to break into an armory at the site in the capital, Freetown.

“In the early hours of Sunday, some unidentified individuals attempted to break into the military armory at the Wilberforce barracks. They have been rebuffed,”…


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