Human Rights

Cameroon Villagers Arrest Suspected Separatists

YAOUNDE English-speaking Cameroonians, who say they are fed up with an ongoing separatist war, are taking matters into their own hands by arresting and handing over suspected separatist fighters to the military. Some residents also have created militias in their …

Human Rights

Burkina Faso Seeks Broad Sahel Anti-Terror Coalition

UNITED NATIONS The foreign minister of Burkina Faso called Thursday on the international community to consider creating a counterterrorism coalition, like the ones for Iraq and Afghanistan, to better combat terrorism in Africa's Sahel region.

The region currently has the …