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Cameroon army intercepts boat carrying “mercenaries”

YAOUNDE, Feb. 11 Xinhua | The Cameroonian army said Monday that it has intercepted a boat carrying “mercenaries” in the high sea off Idenau in the southwest region of the African country.

“They were intercepted by Rapid Intervention Battalion (BIR). There were about 200 of them with five different nationalities including Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Mali etc.,” the army said in a statement released late Monday.

“They are actually being held by the police in Idenau. They are mercenaries and have neither identity cards nor passports,” the statement added.

Cameroon has been troubled with conflicts between government forces and armed separatists in the two English-speaking southwest and northwest regions. The separatists intend to create a new nation called “Ambazonia.” Enditem

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  1. Good fishing



    LRC cannot defeat the “secessionists”. LRC is justifying this failure with the presence of mercenaries” fighting in SC. This is another foolish lie. The “secessionists” do not need mercenaries. They will sooner than later kick out LRC terrorists and Chadian mercenaries from SC.

    LRC terrorist torched the hospital in Kumba.Little did they know that their crime against humanity was documented on video. LRC media outlets and goovernment are having a fild day blaming the “secessioists”. However, the “secessionists” have been sharing the video with international organisations and foreign countries. The evidence is credible and compelling. The video could be seen on Tapang Ivo Tanku’s FB.. LRC has once more been exposed as a pathological liars.


      LRC has once more been exposed as a pathological liar.



      1. “Now that the anglophones are asking for federalism you people are refusing, there would be a time you people would be begging for this federalism and the anglophones would be asking for a complete separation.” (Balla, A., 2016)

      2. “ When the people shall rise even if you take the French military and add to yours, you will not stop them” (Wirba, j., 2016)

      YOU BE THE JUDGE !!!

  3. State sponsored propaganda to deflect from the fact that Chadian mercenaries are in Anglophone Cameroon killing innocent civilians contracted by the French Cameroon tribal government.
    The tribal rabied dog eating militia BIR are on tape dehumanizing Anglophone children only because they are Anglophones.
    Apartheid in black Africa by black Francophones working for France to promote colonization in the 21st Century.
    Those children will one day become a kagame or a Kabilla and fight to liberate their people.
    Change has come to stay.
    Very Low IQ militia.

  4. Cameroun is a pathological liar and they can say anything

  5. PR Nonsenses.
    200 mercenaries from five different countries. ” The mercenaries have neither ID cards nor passports” How did you determine their nationality? They told you. You must believe in Santa Claus too! Fool!!

    LRC is loosing and trying to build morale amongst its forces. The mercenaries are coming. Just a tip of the iceburg. BIR soldiers are in the bush with no food or logistics support. IUD’s are next in the struggle. It will only get hotter!

  6. My bad! IED Improvised Explosive Devices not IUD’s

  7. It is very stupid, for anyone to agree, that after the massive senseless killings,
    Ambalanders shall surrender.
    No madness, would allow us take mercenaries through Idenau, to enter and fight.
    Usual lies in broad day light. Just a cover up. Tchiroma, should be happy a lie,
    has been told once again.

  8. Lies lies lies lies.Ambazonia fighters are using Dane guns because they have no money to buy modern weapons.From experience If Ambazonia had the money they could have bought modern weapons .So if they cannot buy modern weapons where do they have the money to hire mercenaries?This news is a lie.Cameroon is used to intercepting migrants from others countries coming into Cameroon through the sea and this time they are terming them mercenaries.What a big lie.If mercenaries were to be recruited to fight for Ambazonia they would come into Cameroon by land since Ambazonia shares a long land border with Nigeria.So this information written here is just for propaganda.Its a big lie.

  9. They don’t have identity cards and no passports yet you know their nationalities. This claim of intercepting a boat carrying mercenarists is to cover up the video in which soldiers were seen torturing young Cameroonians. The regime is comoing up with this alibi, to make it look like the victims seen in the video were mercenarists