The United States will send 300 US troops, along with surveillance drones, to Cameroon to help the African forces win the Boko Haram militants.

US President Barack Obama, sent a letter to Congress on 14 October saying that 90 military personnel began deploying to Cameroon on Monday ahead of the arrival of additional troops. The mandate of the US mission will be “to conduct airborne intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance operations in the region.” Obama added that “the total number of ...

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