2020-09-10: Early Thursday morning (10 September, local time), at least ten people were abducted in the village of Tungan Maje. At least five people were freed after firefights between security forces and the kidnappers. According to local residents, the number of abducted people could be even higher.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.