US Military in Cameroon investigated over Boko Haram torture claims

Amnesty International 2017 report on torture raises questions about U.S military turning a blind eye to torture of terror suspects.

AFRICOM Soldiers in West Africa (Ghana) Image — U.S. Army photo by Spc. Victor Perez Vargas/Released

US Military based in Cameroon will be investigated following claims by #amnesty international that #Boko Haram terror suspects were abused and tortured and that maybe the military personnel turned a blind eye to it.

The Amnesty International 2017 report on torture in Cameroon infers that while the American Military may not have abused and tortured suspected members of the Boko Haram terror group, which claims allegiance to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), there is a possibility that they knew about the abuse but did nothing to stop it.

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