SADC leaders agree to deploy standby force to Mozambique to fight terrorism

SADC leaders agree to deploy standby force to Mozambique to fight terrorism

SADC leaders agreed to deploy a standby force in Mozambique to fight terrorism and violent extremism in that country's northern region.
A communique issued at end of the Extra-ordinary Summit says the 16 leaders endorsed the recommendations of the bloc's Organ on Politics, Defense and Security to deploy troops under the SADC Standby Force.