Cameroon: 11 hostages freed by troops in restive Anglophone region

YAOUNDE, Cameroonian troops have rescued 11 kidnapped victims during a mopping-up operation in Southwest, one of the two troubled English-speaking regions of the country, the army said. The operation took place Friday afternoon in Lebialem, a division of the region where armed separatists are known to train and host separatist fighters, officials said. The hostages, including a Catholic priest and three women in their late 40s, were abandoned by the gunmen after a tough gunfight with troops, according to local authorities. The victims, some of whom had life-threatening injuries, had…

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Schools in Northern Cameroon Close as Boko Haram Steps Up Attacks

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Cameroon says it has again closed more than 60 schools on its northern border with Nigeria to protect children and teaching staff from increasing Boko Haram attacks. Many people have fled the region and are now displaced. The Islamist group has stepped up its use of suicide bombers, even as the country’s military has drastically reduced the jihadists’ firepower. The central African country has deployed its military to assure the safety of the remaining civilian population in the affected regions. Ousmanou Garga, Cameroon’s basic education official on…

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Canton Fair Supports Less-developed Regions to Step out of Poverty by Business Development

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — As China marks its National Poverty Relief Day and United Nation’s International Day for the Eradication of Poverty on October 17, the 128th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) continues to help companies from less-developed regions reach out to the international market. Xu Bing, Spokesperson of the Canton […]

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Haier Exhibits Complete Smart Home Ecosystem Solutions at the 128th Canton Fair

An enhanced VR exhibition showcases Haier’s new technologies and services GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The world’s leading home appliance brand and smart home ecosystem builder, Haier Smart Home (“Haier”, Shanghai: 600690), is introducing upgraded products and next-generation smart home solutions integrated with IoT to global customers at the 128th virtual Canton Fair that started on October […]

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GWM annonce les premiers marchés pour le lancement de la nouvelle gamme de pick-up POER et l’ajout de nouvelles caractéristiques de sécurité

PÉKIN, 17 octobre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — GWM (601633.SS/02333.HK), un fabricant de SUV et de pick-up de renommée mondiale, a révélé que sa nouvelle gamme de pick-up POER, dont le nom a été annoncé récemment lors de l’événement Auto China 2020, sera d’abord lancée en Australie, en Afrique du Sud, en Arabie saoudite et au Chili, améliorant ainsi la compétitivité de […]

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