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Islamist militants in Mozambique behead children

– – Islamist militants in Mozambique are reportedly beheading children in the northern province of Cabo Delgado. Aid agency Save the Children which made the revelation in a report saying some of the children are as young as 11. Save the Children released the report after engaging displaced families who reported gruesome scenes. More than 2,500 people have been killed and 700,000 have fled their homes since an Islamist insurgency began in 2017. One mother told the aid agency that she witnessed the murder of her 12-year-old son whilst hiding with her…

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More than 50 people decapitated in Mozambique

– – The Mozambican government is calling for international support to deal with the latest wave of insurgency attacks. It follows the reported killing of more than 50 people by Islamist militants in Northern Mozambique. Reports say the militants turned a football pitch into an “execution ground”, where they decapitated and chopped bodies. The state media is also reporting that several people have also beheaded in another village. The latest attack is aimed at curbing the resistance from villagers. – – The militants linked to the Islamic State (IS) group…

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