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Boko Haram Attacks Near Border Spark Fear in Cameroon

Border villages in Cameroon's north have been deserted following heavy fighting between the Nigerian army and the Islamist militant group Boko Haram in Banki, Borno state. About 30 Cameroonians and Nigerians are said to have been wounded in the attacks, and five are feared dead.   The heavy firing between the Nigerian army and Boko Haram created panic in Cameroonian border villages, especially Amchide.   Residents there said the Nigerian troops fired heavily and...

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