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Mozambique

South Africa's contribution follows deployments by Rwanda and Botswana.  By Simon Wohlfahrt (AFP)

S.Africa sending about 1,500 troops to fight Mozambique jihadists

Jul 29, 2021 | Mozambique

South Africa is sending almost 1,500 troops to Mozambique to help its neighbour battle jihadists wreaking havoc in the g ...

Jul 28, 2021 | Mozambique

South Africa is sending 1,495 troops to Mozambique to help its neighbour battle jihadists wreaking havoc in the gas-rich ...

Jul 13, 2021 | Mozambique

Mozambican authorities must investigate a recent police assault on journalists, hold those responsible to account, a ...

Jul 12, 2021 | Mozambique

The European Union on Monday formally established a military mission for Mozambique to help train its armed forces battl ...

Jun 25, 2021 | Mozambique

Mozambique President Filipe Nyusi vowed Friday to root out Islamic State-linked militants in the north of the country wi ...

Jun 23, 2021 | Mozambique

Southern African countries agreed Wednesday to deploy forces to help quell a jihadist insurgency that is wreaking havoc ...

Jun 11, 2021 | Mozambique

Mozambique should combine its military response to a spiralling jihadist insurgency with aid to disenchanted communities ...

Jun 4, 2021 | Mozambique

A year ago Atija Camacho lived with her husband and their 10 children in a small three-roomed house in Paquitequete, a p ...

May 26, 2021 | Mozambique

Imam Sufo Mussa is on the front line of Mozambique's jihadist insurgency. Each day he struggles with the victims of a ...

May 24, 2021 | Mozambique

Twice a week, dozens of Mozambican children gather under the shade of a big mango tree for what looks at first glance li ...

May 23, 2021 | Mozambique

A constant nervous smile on Julia Francisco's face masks the anguish of fleeing extremist militants roaming northern Moz ...

May 23, 2021 | Mozambique

Attacks by jihadists in the north of Mozambique have terrorised the population, who have been forced to flee the violenc ...

May 10, 2021 | Mozambique

Portugal and Mozambique signed a new military cooperation accord on Monday to help the poor African nation confront a gr ...

May 5, 2021 | Mozambique

Six weeks after it was raided by Islamic State-linked fighters, the northern Mozambican town of Palma remains deeply tra ...

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