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Thursday Jul 31 | Inter Press Service

Cameroon's Muslim Clerics Turn to Education to Shun Boko Haram

Sheik Oumarou Malam Djibring, a member of Cameroon's Council of Imams, called on the country's Muslims to be vigilant against the extremist group Boko Haram and to report any strange and suspicious-looking individuals.

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Thursday Jul 31 | AllAfrica.com

Cameroon: Cameroon Deploys Troops Against Boko Haram

Cameroon has deployed troops to its northern region, joining international efforts to combat militants after the Nigerian Boko Haram kidnapped the wife of Cameroon's Vice Prime Minister and killed at least three people on Sunday July 27 in a cross-border attack in the northern town of Kolofata, Cameroon officials said.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Daily Star

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Suspected members of Nigerian militant organisation Boko Haram have kidnapped the wife of the vice-prime minister and killed several people in an attack on the town of Kolofata yesterday.

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Time

Boko Haram Kidnaps Wife of Cameroon's Deputy Prime Minister

Over 200 Nigerian Boko Haram militants attacked a town in northern Cameroon Sunday, kidnapping the wife of Cameroon's deputy Prime Minister and killing at least 3 people, Cameroon officials told Reuters.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post-gazette.com

World briefs: Militants hit Cameroon

Islamist militants believed to be associated with the Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram kidnapped the wife of a Cameroonian vice prime minister Sunday, in a worrying sign that the violence in northeastern Nigeria is spreading beyond its borders.

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The Baltimore Sun

Boko Haram kidnaps wife of Cameroon's vice PM

The wife of Cameroon's vice prime minister was kidnapped and at least three people were killed in an attack by Boko Haram militants in the northern town of Kolofata on Sunday, Cameroon officials said.

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The Daily Star

Boko Haram kidnaps wife of Cameroon's vice PM

Police officers stand near the the scene of a blast in northern Nigeria's largest city of Kano on July 24, 2014.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Explosion, Cameroon, Africa

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