have already begun our effort and we will continue to grow the effort based on their demand. We will support the Cameroon effort to improve their capacity, and to work with them and defeat Boko Haram and protect the population in the northern part of Cameroon," said Rodriguez.
security issues in West Africa.
"We are also thankful for President Biya's leadership, as well as the Cameroonian leadership in the region, as they continue to work together with African partners to come up with African solutions to the security
challenges of the region," said Rodriguez.
Nigeria cancelled a U.S. military training program linked to the fight against Boko Haram militants, after the U.S. rejected Nigeria's request for Cobra attack helicopters. The U.S. is legally constrained as to what
weapons it can provide to foreign armed forces with questionable human rights records. Nigeria is now
turning to Russia to fill the gap.
Boko Haram because of growing concern over the tragic killings in the northern part of the central African
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