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Mozambique jihadist insurgency rocks regional stability
By Sofia CHRISTENSEN
Johannesburg, April 8, 2021 (AFP) - The violent escalation of an insurgency in northern Mozambique last month has whipped up fresh concerns about security in southern Africa, a region that has enjoyed relative stability in recent decades.
Islamic State-linked militants raided the coastal town of Palma on March 24, forcing thousands of residents to flee to the surrounding forest and pushing France's Total to desert ...