Emmanuel Freudenthal is a freelance reporter based in Addis Ababa who has been conducting investigations all over Africa for a decade. He focuses on stories that break new ground, from nerdy data analysis to war reporting.

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Emmanuel Freudenthal
Freelance Reporter
Security, Africa

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How Israeli mercenaries trained the Cameroonian army

  • Corruption
  • Security

YAOUNDE - Over the past decades, a handful of Israelis have overseen and trained elite units of the Cameroonian army. Their paid services brought them millions of dollars, which they invested around the world. Meanwhile, the army unit they've trained, the BIR, has committed extensive human rights violations.