The UN’s approach to date, as the Internet was cut off in Southern Cameroons, has been anything but open. The Southern Cameroon question was put to Secretary General Antonio Guterres’ spokesman and some Southern Cameroonians were interviewed in front of the UN. Human rights groups have unanimously confirmed the killings of hundreds of peaceful Southern Cameroonian protesters on October 1.
Inner City Press exclusively obtained and published a letter from 24 US Congress members including Republican Daniel Donovan (R-NY) to US Ambassador Nikki Haley, to convene a Security Council meeting. Cameroon Intelligence Report gathered from Inner City Press that also signing the letter were Representatives Peter T. King, Grace Meng, John Katko, Eliot Engel, Adriano Espaillat, Jose E. Serrano, Gregory Meeks, Carolyn Maloney, Thomas Suazzi, Joseph Crowley, Kathleen Rice, Sean Patrick Maloney, Hakeem, Jeffrey, Elise Stefanic, Yvette Clark, Lee Zeldin, Nita Lowey, Nydia Velazquez, Paul Tonko, Jerrold Nadler, Brian Higgins, Claudia Tenney and Louise Slaughter.