Dozens of people are dead following an attack by terrorists on a town in northern Mozambique.
Hundreds of militants stormed Palma, targeting shops, banks and a military barracks.
The Country’s defence department spokesperson, Omar Saranga, said seven people were killed trying to escape a siege on a hotel
Militants linked to the Islamic State (IS) group are behind the conflict in the predominantly Muslim region.
The fighting has left more than 2,500 people dead and 700,000 displaced since the insurgency began in 2017.