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Cameroon Vigilantes Hunt for Boko Haram Landmines

Cameroon has repeatedly praised the work of civilian self-defense groups in the north who are assisting security forces in the war against Boko Haram. Soldiers have given the militia some training and the state has now handed over motorcycles and bicycles so militia can monitor border areas. Hundreds of young men armed with machetes and knives sing of their vow to protect their homes from Boko Haram insurgents. Rise of vigilantes The vigilantes rose up last year as the Boko Haram...

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