Statement by the United States Embassy Yaoundé

December 19, 2017

The United States condemns the murders of four gendarmes during an attack on their facility in Kembong, Southwest Region on December 18.  We extend our deepest condolences to the families of the fallen gendarmes as well as to the people of Cameroon.

We hope to see an immediate end to the violence and a commitment to dialogue on all sides.