Lesotho deploys military to combat security threats, COVID-19 lockdown

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Military vehicles and soldiers were deployed onto the streets of Maseru after embattled prime minister Thomas Thabane moved to deal with security threats.

The PM who is accused of murdering his estranged wife, announced that he was deploying troops onto the streets of the capital to "restore order." Thabane says unidentified security forces are seeking to undermine democracy.

He said the army would also help to enforce a 24-day lockdown against coronavirus in the country, which has not registeā€¦
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lesotho, security, military, covid-19