Boko Haram attack puts armed forces on high alert

Cameroon's army forces patrol on 16 Febuary 2015 near the village of Mabass, northern Cameroon.
Cameroon's army forces patrol on 16 Febuary 2015 near the village of Mabass, northern Cameroon. © Reinnier Kaze/AFP
In the night of 21-22 October, jihadist militants managed to take control of the Cameroonian army's advanced post in Djibrilli, on the border with Nigeria. The attack has rekindled debate over cuts to military spending in the fight against Boko Haram. [...] (383 words)
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