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Suspected Boko Haram fighters kidnap around 80 in Cameroon

Jan 18 2015

YAOUNDE Suspected Boko Haram Islamist fighters from Nigeria kidnapped around 80 people, many of them children, and killed three others on Sunday in a cross-border attack on villages in northern Cameroon, army and government officials said.

Suspected Boko Haram fighters kidnap around 80 in Cameroon

Jan 18 2015

YAOUNDE Suspected Boko Haram Islamist fighters from Nigeria kidnapped around 80 people, many of them children, and killed three others on Sunday in a cross-border attack on villages in northern Cameroon, army and government officials said.

Suspected Boko Haram fighters kidnap around 80 in Cameroon

Jan 18 2015

YAOUNDE Suspected Boko Haram Islamist fighters from Nigeria kidnapped around 80 people, many of them children, and killed three others on Sunday in a cross-border attack on villages in northern Cameroon, army and government officials said.

Cameroon says fights off Boko Haram attacks, kills 41 militants

Dec 29 2014

YAOUNDE Cameroon's army killed at least 41 Islamist militants as it fought off a wave of attacks along its border with Nigeria over the weekend in an escalation in the conflict, the government said.

Cameroon says fights off Boko Haram attacks, kills 41 militants

Dec 29 2014

YAOUNDE Cameroon's army killed at least 41 Islamist militants as it fought off a wave of attacks along its border with Nigeria over the weekend in an escalation in the conflict, the government said.

Faced with Boko Haram, Cameroon weighs death penalty for terrorism

Dec 03 2014

YAOUNDE Lawmakers in Cameroon, which is battling to stop the advance of Nigerian Boko Haram militants on its territory, will vote in the coming days on whether to impose the death penalty on those found guilty of involvement in acts of terrorism.

Cameroon seek fresh start after World Cup misery

Sep 03 2014

YAOUNDE Cameroon need a fresh start after a controversial World Cup campaign and the retirement of talismanic captain Samuel Eto’o when they begin their African Nations Cup qualifying campaign on Saturday, coach Volker Finke said.

Soccer-Cameroon seek fresh start after World Cup misery

Sep 03 2014

YAOUNDE, Sept 3 Cameroon need a fresh start after a controversial World Cup campaign and the retirement of talismanic captain Samuel Eto'o when they begin their African Nations Cup qualifying campaign on Saturday, coach Volker Finke said.

Cameroon says kills 27 Boko Haram militants in border clashes

Aug 27 2014

YAOUNDE/MAIDUGURI Cameroon's army has killed 27 members of Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram near a northern town, state radio said on Wednesday, in a sign of the growing cross-border threat the militants pose.

Cameroon says kills 27 Boko Haram militants in border clashes

Aug 27 2014

YAOUNDE/MAIDUGURI Cameroon's army has killed 27 members of Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram near a northern town, state radio said on Wednesday, in a sign of the growing cross-border threat the militants pose.

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