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Mozambique: Inaction in Fight Against Kidnappings Leads Nyusi to Appoint 4th Interior Minister in 3 Years

The kidnapping business has been shaking the foreign community in major cities, with suspicions of involvement of security forces agents, including current and former officers (AM 1321). FN is increasingly pressured by the business community, mostly Ismaelites and Indo-Paquistanis, the most common victims of this crime, to ask for external support in the face of the persistence of kidnappings of entrepreneurs and family members. READ MORE