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Mozambique army loses weapons to Islamic terrorists

Mozambique army loses weapons to Islamic terrorists. Islamic insurgents are reported to have recently disarmed the Mozambican army after a battle in Macomia District.

The troubled Macomia is a district of Cabo Delgado Province in northern Mozambique. It covers 4,252 km² with 91,033 inhabitants. According to Independent Arms Researcher Calibre Obscura the insurgents captured the following weapons:

2x DZP1C-40 RPG warheads
11x AKM/Type 56 [48+ AK magazines] Chinese T56-pattern RPD [2x Drum mags)
4x W97 82/1mm mortar shells
W87 mortar,
RGD-5 and F-1 pattern nades

A few months ago reports from the eastern neighbouring country indicated that contract killers led by President Emmerson Mnangagwa‘s business partner Retired Colonel Lionel Dyke shot down a helicopter belonging to the rebels.

Mnangagwa recently made a snap visit to Mozambique to get a brief on the grave situation taking place.

Source – Bulawayo24 News

In other news – Returnees from South Africa being given 5-year bans

Returnees from South Africa being given 5-year bans. This was revealed yesterday when 141 returnees arrived aboard three buses from Johannesburg. Immigration officials at Beitbridge were not immediately available for comment.

Beitbridge Border Post

South African immigration officials at Beitbridge Border Post were yesterday reportedly imposing five-year bans on returning Zimbabweans without explanation…continue reading.

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