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Government soldiers in Ekona, a small town outside of Buea, Cameroon, Oct. 4, 2018. A government crackdown on a separatist movement has been ruthless, emptying cities amid accounts of soldiers burning homes and shooting civilians. Amid the chaos, Cameroon holds an election Sunday. (Ashley Gilbertson/The New York Times)

Government soldiers in Ekona, a small town outside of Buea, Cameroon, Oct. 4, 2018. A government crackdown on a separatist movement has been ruthless, emptying cities amid accounts of soldiers burning homes and shooting civilians. Amid the chaos, Cameroon holds an election Sunday. (Ashley Gilbertson/The New York Times)