Mozambique Attacks: President Cyril Ramaphosa calls urgent meeting

As the stand-off between Isis-linked militants and Mozambican forces continues, News24 is reporting that President Cyril Ramaphosa will atttend an urgent meeting on the crisis. #eNCA​ Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa will, reportedly, attend an urgent meeting regarding the stand-off between Isis-linked militants and Mozambican forces.

Militants from the al-Shabaab group have taken control of Palma in the Cabo Delgado province in northern Mozambique.

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When the siege began on Wednesday, hundreds of people fled to a nearby hotel where they are still trapped.

At least seven people, including one South African, are believed to have been killed in the attack, with many more unaccounted for.

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As the stand-off between Isis-linked militants and Mozambican forces continues, News24 is reporting that President Cyril Ramaphosa will attend an urgent meeting on the crisis. #eNCA​ Courtesy #DStv403

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