Mozambique: Troops Rescue Many Of Women, Children In Macomia Region

A Multi-National Military Force in Mozambique has freed 87 women and children from a terrorist’s base in Macomia in the conflict-hit northern province of Cabo Delgado.

Soldiers from the force combing Mozambican, Rwandan and troops form the region located the base after a search in the forests of Quinterajo.

Military sources said they also rescued the 60 women and 27 children, 18 boys and nine girls and killed five terrorists, who had been guarding the base. It added that all those rescued were taken to the police district command in Macomia. The search operation continues, with sources indicating the existence of another larger base in the Namaluku region