India may train Cameroon forces to combat Boko Haram

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New Delhi, Oct 28 (ANI): India has agreed to consider Cameroon’s request to train its defence forces to combat Boko Haram militant group after a meeting between foreign ministers of the two countries at India-Africa summit. Cameroon’s foreign minister Mbella Mbella met his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj and discussed bilateral and multilateral issues. A senior official in Ministry of External Affairs, Sanjiv Kohli, said New Delhi might send experts to Cameroon for assistance. Swaraj also met her counterparts from South Africa Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, Zimbabwe SS Mumbengegwi, South Sudan Barnaba Marial Benjamin, Tunisia Taieb Baccouche, Cape Verde Jorge Araujo, Democratic Republic of Congo Raymond Tshibanda N’tungamulongo and Ghana Hanna S Tetteh. Kohli said African countries appreciated India’s friendship. The third India-Africa Forum Summit (IAFS) is underway in New Delhi in which as many as 54 African nations are taking part.

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