Just in: Four Cameroonian soldiers jailed for murder


At least four Cameroonian soldiers were on Monday sentenced to 10 years in prison and another to two years.

They were sentnced for the execution-style killings of two women and their two children in a region where the army is fighting jihadists.

A video was broadcast on social media in July 2018 showing soldiers shooting two kneeling blindfolded women as well as a baby on one of their backs and a girl.

The government initially denied the involvement of its army, but later arrested seven suspects. Two were acquitted.


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