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Fears that Moz terror is spreading after 17 attacks in less than ...

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Fears that Moz terror is spreading after 17 attacks in less than a week

Attackers move beyond Cabo Delgado, beheading two in the process, and experts fear Maputo is in their sights

HENDRIK HANCKE

At least 17 reported attacks by the Islamic State affiliate in northern Mozambique have taken place since last Friday, with citizens suffering “significant casualties” and at least two victims being beheaded.

On June 17, an attack in Nampula province marked one of the few incidents where insurgent activity has taken place outside of Cabo Delgado and constitutes the first reported insurgent attack in Nampula.

Experts now fear the insurgency’s expansion towards the south has started...

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