Cameroon: 84 soldiers, police killed in separatist clashes

  • Prime Minister Philemon Yang announced a new $220m emergency humanitarian assistance plan for hundreds of thousands of civilians that the government says live in precarious conditions because of separatist attacks.
  • English speakers have called for reforms and greater autonomy, alleging their marginalization by French speakers. The English-speaking community accounts for about one-fifth of Cameroon’s 25 million people.
By AP ·